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Court grants Ex-Kaduna Governor Yero, three others bail

A Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna has granted the former Governor of the state, Ramalan Yero bail.

This follows his arraignment by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) over alleged money laundering of N750 million PDP campaign fund.

The presiding judge, Justice Mohammed Shuaibu on Wednesday in his ruling admitted the former governor to N1 million bail and two sureties in like sum, among whom must own a landed property in Kaduna State.

The judge also granted bail to the former Minister of State, power, Nuhu Wya, former Kaduna state PDP chairman, Haruna Gaya and the former Secretary to Kaduna state government, Hamza Ishaq, all who are standing trial alongside Yero, in the sum of N1 million and two sureties in like sum.

They were also ordered to deposit their international passports to the court registrar.

The judge, then adjourned the sitting till September 26, 2018, for hearing.

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