Six staff of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) implicated in an eight billion Naira defaced and mutilated currency recycling scam, have been remanded in prison custody on Tuesday.

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This detention is subsequent to their arraignment by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), before Justice Nathaniel Ayo-Emmanuel of a Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.

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The suspects: Patience Okoro Eye, Afolabi Olufemi Johnson, Ilori Adekunle Sunday, Kolawole Babalola, Olaniran Muniru Adeola and Fatai Adedokun Yusuf, were arraigned on a five-count charge bordering on conspiracy, fraud and stealing.

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