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Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

 

Bribe for justice: Tarfa & Nwobike in alleged bribery

A fresh 27 count charge of bribe for justice against a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Rickey Tarfa has been filed at a Lagos High Court.

Tarfa is accused by the EFCC of bribing two judges, Justice Mohammed Nasir Yunusa and Justice Nganjiwa Hyeladzira, with N2,335,000.

Eight witnesses have been lined up against him.

Also slammed with charges for bribing the two judges is another SAN, Dr. Joseph Nwobike.

EFCC . EFCC arraigns Rickey Tarfa SAN

Photo: Rickey Tarfa SAN (center) sandwiched by other SANS

Nwobike, according to the EFCC, gave N1,050,000 to the judges.

The separate charges were filed by an Assistant Detective Commander, Mr. G.O. Adebola.

The charges against Tarfa reads in part: “That you RICKEY TARFA [S.A.N] on the 10th day of February, 2016 in Lagos within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court, failed to declare your assets in the Declaration of Assets Form administered on you by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission upon your arrest.

“Refusing to declare assets contrary to section 27(3) (c) of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (Establishment) Act, 2004.

“Making false information to an officer of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission contrary to section 38(2) (a) of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (Establishment) Act, 2004.

Corruption . Joseph Nwobike SAN

The charges against Nwobike reads in part: “That you DR. JOSEPH NWOBIKE [S.A.N] on the 19th day of March, 2015 in Lagos within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court, intentionally gave the sum of N 750,000.00 (Seven Hundred and Fifty Thousand, Naira only) to Hon. Justice Mohammed Nasir Yunusa of the Federal High Court directly through your United Bank for Africa Plc Account No.1002664061 in order that the said Judge refrains from acting in the exercise of his official duties.

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