FG files corruption charges against Farouk Lawan over Otedola bribe

Farouk Lawan
Farouk Lawan

The Federal Government has filed corruption charges against two members of the House of Representatives, Farouk Lawan and Emenalo Boniface, who have been accused of collecting bribe from an oil dealer, Femi Otedola.

The seven-count charge was filed by O.O. Fatunde on behalf of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke.

The first count of the charges showed that Messrs. Lawan and Emenalo demanded a $3 million (N450 million) bribe from Mr. Otedola.

Details here.


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  • OCCUPY NASS

    Let the drama continue!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • FreeKick

    the plan apparently was to exploit Nigerians’ fleeting memory as usual..until Keyamo came..Jonathan,Adoke combination worse than Yar’adua,Aondakaa

  • Philemon A.

    Interesting. Very interesting. Suddenly Facrook is charged. Things are changing gradually.

  • Do we still have FG in this country? Has corruption spared any tissue in their brains? This must be a joke. We’re not excited because at the end of the day, Facrook will be given 3 days in prison or a fine of N150 only. Besides, the case may never see the light of the day. Its business as usual, until when God will send us a Messiah. Our FG is corrupt, and they are shameless. The international community is watching, waiting and laughing at the facade that this is expected to be. I pray they find it entertaining enough.