Finally, Agba Jalingo gains freedom after 6 months in detention



, Agba Jalingo, who is being for alleged treason, on Monday, gained freedom after meeting his bail conditions.

He has been prison custody since his arrest, six months ago on August 22, 2019 and denied bail twice.

Jalingo was alleged to have published a report that Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, diverted 500 million from the state’s treasury.

Qed that Sule Shuaibu of the , ruled that Jalingo’s surety must make a refundable deposit of 700,000 to court registry to perfect the bail.

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