The development occurred shortly after the matter was called for trial commencement.
Browsing: Alleged forgery
The two are being tried for forging the school’s letterhead and the registrar’s signature.
Obikeze, who works with the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, formerly known as Anambra State University Igbariam in Anambra, is charged alongside others on 11 counts.
The police charged Ajoke, whose address was not given, with two counts of theft and forgery.
The police charged the defendants who reside at beside Infant Jesus Church, Iddo Sariki, Abuja, with joint act, criminal breach of trust, cheating and forgery.
The two workers; Wasiu Sule, the Head of Legal Services and Secretary to OGFZA’s Board and Alenju Ngofa, who is the Human Resource Head of the organisation, are facing allegations bordering on forgery and falsification of documents.
The defendants namely: Abdul Hammed, 53, Saka Afusat, 54, both staff of a Mapo Customary Court and one Oladosu Olusola, 43, are being tried on charges of conspiracy, forgery and receiving bribe.
Justice Daniel Osiagor fixed the date following the failure of the police to produce the defendants in court.
Magistrate Mabel Segun-Bello fixed the date through the hearing notices issued and delivered to parties in the suit by the bailiff in accordance with Order 3, Rule 7 of the court.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrate Court, Abuja, on March 16, gave the Commissioner of Police, FCT Command, three weeks to produce two staff of OGFZA; Wasiu Sule, the Head of Legal Services and Secretary to OGFZA’s Board and Alenju Ngofa, who is the Human Resource Head of the organisation, for arraignment.
The complaint on behalf of Adoke addressed to the Inspector-General of Police, dated February 5, 2021, was in relation to an email earlier sent by Corner House on the investigations and commencement of the criminal trial at the Court of Milan against entities connected with the OPL 245 settlement agreement.
The Chief Magistrate, Mustapha Sa’ad-Datti, gave the order when Bello pleaded guilty to a case of forgery.
Abraham, whose address was not provided, is facing three counts of forgery, fraud and breach of peace.
Omotayo, whose address was not provided, is facing four counts of forgery and stealing, to which he pleaded not guilty.
The youth were accused of forging documents with which they sought recruitment into the Police Force.
The defendants are a female student, Precious Ogah, 18; a male student, Hassan Adamu, 19, and a businesswoman, Theresa Christopher, 34.
Magistrate Elizabeth Wonni of Court 18, adjourned the matter after Peter Amadi, police prosecutor, applied that a hearing notice be issued on the second defendant in the case, Aisha Shettima.
According to a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja on Thursday by the Group, the petition against the Minister was submitted to the EFCC on February 24, 2019 and a reminder to that effect was submitted on May 19, this year, adding that no action has been taken on it since then.
A Lugbe Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Wednesday issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo over alleged failure to appear before it.
Justice Mojisola Dada of an Ikeja Special Offences Court, on Tuesday, told John Abebe, brother to late former First Lady, Stella Obasanjo, that he had a case to answer over an alleged forgery of some portions of an oil contract document.