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Court remands former SGF Babachir Lawal in EFCC custody

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A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered that former Secretary-General to the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal, be remanded in EFCC custody.

That implies that he will be kept in EFCC custody, pending the ruling of the court on his bail application, Cha

It was gathered that Babachir had earlier pleaded not guilty to a 10 count charge of fraudulent diversion of funds meant for the clearing of evasive plants on the North East.

Lawyers to the former SGF argued his application for bail before Justice Okeke of the Federal High Court in Abuja.

The court has fixed the ruling on his bail application for February 13.