EFCC arraigns Omokore, Yakubu ex-NNPC boss for graft

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja
The Economic Financial and other Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a businessman, Mr Jide Omokore and a former Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Andrew
Yakubu, a before Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court, Abuja on four counts of Money Laundering.

Omokore who is believed to be an associate of the immediate past Minister for Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke and Yakubu were charged alongside other defendants.

Those charged along them were: Victor Briggs, Abiye Membere, David Mbanefo, Atlantic Energy Brass Development Limited and Atlantic Energy Drilling Concepts Limited.

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