Ex-Head Of Service, Oyo-Ita, Arraigned For Fraud

Immediate-past Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, has been arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission at the Federal High Court in Abuja. 

Oyo-Ita alongside eight others on Monday pleaded not guilty to 18 count charges of fraud. 

Others arraigned along with Oyo-Ita are Frontline Ace Global Services Limited; Asanaya Projects Limited; Garba Umar and his companies, Slopes International Limited; Gooddeal Investments Limited; Ubong Okon Effiok and his own company, U and U Global Services Limited and Prince Mega Logistics Limited.

They were arraigned for fraud in relation to duty tour allowances, estacodes; conference fees fraud and receiving kick-backs on contracts.