Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed December 14, 2016 for the re-arraignment of a former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, who was accused of N4.7bn fraud.
To be re-arraigned alongside Ladoja is Waheed Akanbi. Justice Idris fixed the date of Ladoja and Akanbi’s re-arraignment on Friday after dismissing their application seeking a stay of proceedings on the grounds that they had an appeal at the Supreme Court.
Ladoja and Akanbi were present in court. Justice Idris consequently declined the application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to issue a warrant for their arrest. Read more