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Singer Naira Marley’s trial in court resumes tomorrow

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Nigerian singer Naira Marley’s trial is set to resume in a Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday, Oct. 22 over facing fraud charges.

The singer had in May 2019 been arraigned in court by The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) who preferred an 11-count charge against him, PM News reports.

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The trial of the defendant, which was earlier fixed for Monday, has now been shifted to Oct. 22 (tomorrow) as the court did not sit. However, both the defence and prosecution counsel were present and seen in the court’s premises.

According to the charge, the defendant allegedly committed the offences on different dates between Nov. 26, 2018, Dec.11, 2018, and May 10.

The charge reads that Fashola and his accomplices conspired to use different Access Bank ATM Cards to defraud their victims. It said that the defendant allegedly used Access Card number 5264711020433662 issued to another person, in a bid to obtain fraudulent financial gains.

He was said to have possessed these counterfeit credit cards, belonging to different cardholders, with intent to defraud, and which also constituted theft.

The offences contravene the provisions of Section 1 23 (1) (b), 27 (1}, 33, 33(9) Cyber Crime (Prohibition) Prevention Act, 2015.

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