BREAKING: EFCC arraigns Atiku’ lawyer, son-in-law over alleged money laundering
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday arraigned son-in-law of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar’s son-in-law, Abdullahi Babalele.
He was arraigned at the Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly laundering $140,000 during the general elections.
The defendants pleaded not guilty before Justice Nicholas Oweibo.
The judge ordered their remand in EFCC’s custody pending hearing of their bail applications on Thursday.