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​N9.7billion NAF Scam: I Take Orders from My Principal – Dikko’s Finance Director 


The trial of a former Air vice Marshal Umar Dikko, continued on Thursday, October 19, 2017 before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja.

With the cross-examination of the first witness, Commodore S. A. Yusahau (rtd), by the defence. Yusahau said everything he did was at the instance of the defendant.

Dikko, who served as the Chief of Air Staff, Nigerian Air Force between September 2010 and 2012, is facing a 7-count charge of money laundering and procurement fraud to the tune of N9.7billion preferred against him by the EFCC.

Yushau, whose evidence started on February 13, 2017, had earlier testified to the effect that he was appointed as the Director of Finance and Accounts, DFA, by the defendant (Dikko), a position that put him in charge of all the financial roles.

Justice Dimgba has however adjourned to December 6 – 7, 2017 for continuation of trial. Visit: www.efccnigeria.org for details.

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