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A Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the remand of the embattled former chairman of the Pension Reforms Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, in prison custody. Maina
Maina‘s son, Faisal, was also arraigned.
Maina is facing charges of money laundering, operating fictitious bank accounts and fraud,
While his son who allegedly threatened operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) with gun during his father’s arrest, is facing a three-count charge of receiving proceeds of illegal businesses. Maina
Justice Okon Abang granted the remand order following a request by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission after he pleaded not guilty to the 12 counts.
The judge consequently adjourned untill October 30 for trial and November 19 for suitability of his application for bail filed before arraignment.
A Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the remand of the embattled former chairman of the Pension Reforms Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, in prison custody.
Maina‘s son, Faisal, was also arraigned.
Maina is facing charges of money laundering, operating fictitious bank accounts and fraud,
While his son who allegedly threatened operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) with gun during his father’s arrest, is facing a three-count charge of receiving proceeds of illegal businesses.
Justice Okon Abang granted the remand order following a request by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission after he pleaded not guilty to the 12 counts.
The judge consequently adjourned untill October 30 for trial and November 19 for suitability of his application for bail filed before arraignment.
Maina is facing charges of money laundering, operating fictitious bank accounts and fraud,
While his son who allegedly threatened operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) with gun during his father’s arrest, is facing a three-count charge of receiving proceeds of illegal businesses.

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