Abuja developer arraigned for selling land to 30 clients

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja arraigned one Princess Carol Ngozi alongside her company, Carolina Luxury Homes, on Wednesday on a 30-count charge bordering on obtaining by false pretence.

She was docked before Justice Hamza Muazu of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Maitama as Ngizi allegedly, on various occasions, obtained the total sum of N31,825,000 from thirty of her clients under the pretext of allocating to them various plots land at Carolina Luxury Homes Estate, Gousa District, Abuja.

The defendants pleaded not guilty to the charges when read and Olumide Olujimi, their counsel, informed the court of a pending motion for bail filled on August 16.

Olujimi pleaded that Ngozi be admitted to bail on liberal terms.

Faruk Abdullahi, EFCC counsel, did not oppose the application and urged the court to give conditions that will ensure that the defendants are available for trial.

 

Justice Muazu granted bail to Ngozi in the sum of N30million and a surety in like sum which must have a landed property within Abuja Municipal Area Council with original document submitted to the court.

Ngozi was ordered to deposit her International passport and adjourned until September 17.

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