The Online Reporters Association of Nigeria, Federal High Court Chapter has condemned the publication by Pulse news online captioned “N3.5m Fraud: EFCC secures conviction of businessman for 3 years imprisonment”.
Information gathered by ORAN shows that Justice Mallong Peter never sat on Thursday 21st May 2020, to deliver the above judgement.
Further information shows that the case was never before his lordship’s docket.
Our correspondent also confirmed from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) that such case didn’t hold at the Federal High court Kaduna as published by the online media.
It will be recalled that due to the Corona virus pandemic, all the courts across the country has gone on break except on some urgent and time bound cases.