FG Withdraws Malpractice Charges against Senator Ademola Adeleke, Four Others

The fedeal government has temporarily withdrawn the malpractice charges levelled against Senator Ademola Adeleke, the former Osun state's PDP governorship candidate.

Adeleke was arraigned by the Federal government in October with four others for allegedly involving in   malpractice at the Community  Grammar School, Ojo-aro, Osun State state in th  National Examination Council (NECO) examination of June/July, 2017.

On Thursday, May 28, the federal government counsel said the state amended the charge to exclude Adeleke due to his continued absence in court.

The prosecution pointed out that Adeleke has not attended the trial since 2019 when he was granted permission by the trial judge to travel to the United States on medical grounds.

Lawyers to the defendants, led by Alex Izinyon (SAN) did not object to the prosecution’s decision to amend its charges.


SOURCE: LEGIT.NG

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