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Atiku’s Son-In-Law Dragged To Court Over Money-Laundering Charges

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Atiku's son-in-law taken to court

Abdullahi Babalele, the son-in-law of former Vice President of Nigeria, , has been arraigned by the (EFCC) for allegedly laundering $140,000.

Atiku was a contestant against President in the 2019 general elections, representing the Peoples Democratic Party ().

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Similarly, Atiku’s lawyer, Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie was also arraigned for laundering $2million in connection with the polls. Both men pleaded not guilty to the charges.

The arraignment took place before the Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday, August 14.

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Justice Nicolas Oweibo adjourned till Thursday and ordered that they be kept under EFCC custody.  

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