Gbenga Makanjuola Peter, the Deputy Chief of Staff to Senate President Bukola Saraki is set to be arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFFCC) over allegations of N3.5 billion fraud.
Peter, alongside Kolawole Shittu, Cashier to Senate; Robert Chidozie Mbonu, who is at large; Melrose General Services Limited, and a member of its staff, Oboira Amobi would be arraigned before Justice Baba Kuewumi at the Federal High Court In Ikoyi, Lagos, on Wednesday.
The anti-graft agency is arraigning them on a 13-count charge bothering on financial fraud.
They are accused of transferring N3.5 billion from the Governors’ Forum account through Melrose General Services limited.
Kolawole Shittu is accused of making cash payment of $50 million dollars to Makanjuola, without going through a financial institution.