The Federal Supreme Courtroom in Abuja on Friday ordered that the dissolved former chair of the Pension Reform Activity Drive, Abu al-Rashid Maina, be held in jail till the top of his trial.
Choose Okun Abang issued the decision, following a request by the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) submitted by the prosecution legal professional, Muhammad Abu Bakr. Showing in courtroom on Friday, after being extradited to Nigeria yesterday.
Judging the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee’s request for a pre-trial detention order, Choose Abang stated, “The accused is already on a courtroom warrant after he jumped on bail.
Adagi Abel, the lawyer who lately took on the Maina's protection, appealed in an effort to delay the case to allow him to Sufficient preparation for the case.
The choose authorized the request and adjourned the listening to till December 8.