The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has complied with the court’s direction by bringing former Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele to court for the hearing of his bail plea.
Emefiele, who has been detained by security agents for more than 149 days, was ordered by Justice Olukayode Adeniyi of the Federal Capital Territory High Court to be released unconditionally or brought before court to hear his bail plea.
Dressed in a yellow Kaftan and a cap and flanked by operatives of the EFCC, the former CBN Governor arrived at the courtroom at about 12:30 pm.
Justice Adeniyi had on Monday, reaffirmed his order that the detained former CBN Governor be brought to court today November 8, for the purpose of admitting him to bail.
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