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Ekweremadu To Remain In Custody As UK Court Adjourns Case To October 31

Ekweremadu To Remain In Custody As UK Court Adjourns Case To October 31

Ekweremadu To Remain In Custody As UK Court Adjourns Case To October 31

Ekweremadu To Remain In Custody As UK Court Adjourns Case To October 31

Ike Ekweremadu, the former Deputy Senate President, will remain behind bars till October 31 because the case has been postponed once more.

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Ekweremadu, who appeared in court on Thursday, will continue to be held as the judge continued the matter for a hearing till the end of October.

The Nigerian senator initially appeared before the Uxbridge magistrates’ court in London, where he vigorously disputed all of the accusations leveled against him.

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Both Ekweremadu and his wife were denied bail and remanded in custody while the case was adjourned to July 7 and now August 4, 2022.

Ekweremadu To Remain In Custody As UK Court Adjourns Case To October 31

However, on July 2nd, his wife, Beatrice was granted bail under strict conditions.

It was gathered that Ekweremadu put in a request for a new counsel on Wednesday. However, the Nigerian senate ably represented by Adamu Bulkachuwa, senate committee chairman on foreign affairs, was in court to show support for Ekweremadu.

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Only 20 people were allowed into the court premises to witness proceedings and all recording devices were barred.


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