N676m NIS recruitment scam: Abba Moro, 4 others to appear in court today


Former Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, a former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior Anastasia M. Daniel-Nwaobia, a deputy director in the ministry F. A. Aleyebami, one Mahmood Ahmadu (at large) and Drexel Global Technology Limited are to be arraigned before Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court Abuja today February 29th on an 11 count charge ranging from the abuse of procurement process and diversion of public funds.

Abba and the four others allegedly collected N676.6 million from 676,675 job seekers in the Nigerian Immigration Service recruitment exercise in 2014 that led to death of 16 applicants. They were arrested last week Tuesday February 23rd and have been in police detention since then.


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