News Breaking: Court Sentences Abba Kyari’s Co-Defendants To Two-Year Imprisonment.
In a judgment, said having admitted to having committed the offence preferred against them in counts 5, 6, and 7 by the NDLEA
Published on June 14, 2022 , Abuja, has convicted and sentenced two co-defendants in a suit filed by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) against suspended A Federal High Court over an alleged drug deal to DCP Abba Kyari two years imprisonment. , in a judgment, said having admitted to having committed the offence preferred against them in counts 5, 6, and 7 by the Justice Emeka Nwite , NDLEA and Chibunna Umeibe, who are 6th and 7th defendants, “are hereby Emeka Ezenwanne, convicted. READ ALSO: BREAKING: NDLEA Arrests Drug Baron Behind N3billion Tramadol Linked To Abba Kyari’s Team
He said the terms, which shall run concurrently, would commence from the day the
were defendants by the arrested NDLEA. reports that the two NAN Umeibe and defendants, , who are 6th and 7th Ezenwanne respectively in the matter, are the two alleged drug traffickers arrested at the Akanu Ibiam defendants in Enugu by the International Airport and handed over to the Nigerian police NDLEA.
to five, six and seven counts preferred against them by the pleaded guilty anti-narcotic agency. READ ALSO: BREAKING: FG Grants U.S. Request To Extradite Abba Kyari Over Hushpuppi Fraud
At the resumed hearing,
for the NDLEA, Sunday Joseph, told Justice Emeka Nwite that two motions seeking a counsel in respect of Umeibe and Ezenwanne had been filed. plea bargain
Joseph said the
dated June 13, were filed on June 14. motions,
of the two lawyer E. U. Okenyi, also concurred with Joseph’s submission. defendants,
for other counsel , did not oppose the motions. defendants, including Kyari