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EFCC plans arraignment of Mohammed Sambo for fraud

By The Rainbow
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has concluded plans and come Thursday, May 12, 2016 will arraign a retired Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Sambo, before a Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on one-count charge bordering on criminal breach of trust and obtaining money by false pretence to the tune of N10m.

Sambo, it was reliably gathered connived with one Nuhu Bello Dabai, to duped the complainant, Abdul Malik Bello, Managing Director/ CEO, Ideal Sunbeam International Company Limited, the sum of N10m after claiming that he needed to defray both the survey and other preliminary expenses involved in the execution of a contract worth over N1bn (One Billion Naira) purportedly awarded him by Zamfara State Governor, Abdul Aziz Abubakar Yari.

The accused person was subsequently arrested and granted an administrative bail by the Commission on January 19, 2015.

He, however, jumped the administrative bail granted him on April 7, 2015.

-Emmanuel Ikechukwu