Scale of justice

Giving false information

FRN vs Buhari Fannami & 1 other


Buhari Fannami
& 1 other

Money bag

Giving false information


Day(s) since arraignment

Court house

Hon. Justice M.T. Salihu
Federal High Court, Maiduguri, Borno

Case Information
Buhari Fannami & 1 other
Presiding Judge & Designated Court
Hon. Justice M.T. Salihu, Federal High Court, Maiduguri, Borno
Nature and Number of Charges
1-count charge of giving false information.
Date of 1st Arraignment
May 16, 2017
Summary of Case
The Defendant allegedly misled the Commission with information about some illegally acquired money purportedly buried at the residence of one Ba’a Lawan but the information turned out to be false after the execution of a search warrant.
Defendant(s) and Plea entered on Arraignment
1. Buhari Fannami – Not guilty
2. Ba-Kura Abdullah – Not guilty
Defence Counsel(s)
No defence counsel
Prosecuting Agency
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
1. Alkassim Ja'afar (Lawyer)
Status of Case
On Trial
Stage of Trial
Prosecution Stage
Length of Trial
1,185 day(s)