The preliminary of the beset previous legislative head of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, over affirmed N7.2 billion extortion charge favored against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) proceeds with today before Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of Federal High Court, Lagos.
Previous pastor of state for safeguard, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, his previous partner and gathering man, is affirming against him. Obanikoro was driven in proof by EFCC’s insight, Rotimi Jacobs (SAN), at the last suspended date.
He had described how he gave Fayose $5 million in real money from the national security office imprest account on the guidance Col. Sambo Dasuki, the then National Security Adviser (NSA) to previous President Goodluck Jonathan.
Fayose connected for a dismissal through his direction, Chief Kanu Agabi (SAN) and Olalekan Ojo (SAN), to empower them question Obanikoro. Thusly, Justice Olatoregun dismissed the case till February 4, 5 and 6 for continuation of preliminary, yet decided that it would be last deferment from the respondents until the finish of the preliminary.