The Supreme Court of Nigeria, Friday morning has nullified the conviction of a Peoples Democratic Party chieftain, Bode George by a Lagos High Court.
The Supreme Court in its ruling noted that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) do not have evidence to prove that Mr. Bode committed fraud at the Nigeria Port Authority (NPA)
The Judges led by John Afolabi Fabiyi JSC, stated that the charges of “contract splitting” filed against George was unknown to the law.
Bode George has consistently boasted that the ruling will not stand, as he will soon be cleared of the ex convict toga