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Justice Mohammed Tukur of a Kaduna State High Court has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Abubakar Uthman, who is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on a one-count charge bordering on contract scam to the tune of N2,650,000.

The 43-year-old graduate of the University of Tampa, Florida, was arrested on October 31, 2019 after he failed to honour his obligations in a financial transaction with some ladies.

Umar, who is Director of Sahel Technical Services Limited, had in March 2014 secured a contract from the Kaduna State Ministry of Local Government to supply 115 units of Hand Tillers to all the 23 Local Government Areas of the state.