Monday, 6 March 2017
BREAKING: EFCC secures conviction of former Adamawa governor, Bala Ngilari
culled from dailypost
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction of former Adamawa state governor, Barrister Bala James Ngilari over the award of contracts worth N167.8 million without recourse to due process.
The conviction was given on Monday by Justice Nathan Musa of the Adamawa State High Court sitting in Yola.
The ex-governor faced a 17-count charge ranging from criminal conspiracy to award of contract for the purchase of 25 cars without obtaining the certificate of ‘No Objection’ from the state procurement agency.