A Federal High Court in Lagos in south-west Nigeria has discharged and acquitted a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, of money laundering charges.

Delivering her judgement on Wednesday, the judge, Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, said the prosecution’s case was “feeble” and failed to provide “copious evidence” linking Mr Fani-Kayode to money laundering.

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