Borno Judge Sends 2 Whistle-blowers To Prison

Two whistle-blowers are to be kept in prison till their trial begins on June 7, a judge in Borno has ruled. The two men, namely Buhari Fannami and Ba-Kura Abdullahi, had squealed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, that one Ba’a Lawan buried large sums of money in his residence at Pompomari Layout, Maiduguri. They claimed the money were in local and foreign denominations, which the EFCC found to be false.

The two men pleaded not guilty to separate charges preferred against them.

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