Court Remands Emefiele in Kuje Correctional Facility
An Abuja High Court on Friday ordered that the former Central Bank (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele be remanded in Kuje correctional centre until Nov 22. Justice Hamza Muazu gave the order and adjourned until Nov. 22 when Emefiele’s bail application will be heard.
Emefiele was arraigned on a six-count charge before Justice Muazu. Ex-CBN chief was granted bail by a separate judge after successfully challenging five months in detention. Emefiele, who has not commented publicly on the case, was suspended by President Bola Tinubu on June 9 and was arrested a day later.