Man docked for Importing Codeine worth N167m

National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFADC) has arraigned a businessman, Luke Mbah, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly importing drug containing codeine valued N167 million. Mbah was arraigned before Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo’s court, on a four count-charge of unlawful importation of Barcading with codeine cough syrup, Afrodic Diclofenac potassium caplets, Fees fine (cyprohetatine caplets) and De really extra Diclofenac sodium tablets. NAFADAC in the charge marked FHC/L/55c/19, alleged that the defendant, a resident of 9, Ehi Street, Ijesha, Lagos, on December 16, 2018, imported the…

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Company’s manager remanded over alleged fraud, issuance of dud cheque

The general manager of Cash Craft and Asset Management Limited, Mr. Ayo Balogun, has been remanded in prison custody at the order of a Federal High Court, Lagos. The order for his remand was sequel to his arraignment before Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo led-court on charges bordering on alleged fraud and issuance of dud cheques, by the Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Balogun’s arraignment before the court on Friday, was due to a bench warrant issued by SFU and granted by the court, following his failure to…

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