Prosecution Closed His Case against Ricky Tarfa


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has closed its case against Ricky Tarfa (SAN), Rotimi Oyedepo counsel to the EFCC, told Lagos State High Court sitting in Igbosere yesterday, before Justice A. A. Akintoye that he had already satisfied with witnesses before the court and was satisfied with their testimony.

Counsel to Ricky Tarfa, Abiodun Owonikoko (SAN), prayed the court for a date in order to open his case
Justice Akintoye, after listening to all the submissions, adjourned the matter till November 16, 2017 for continuation of hearing.

The EFCC arraigned Ricky Tarfa (SAN) on March 9, 2016 before Justice A. A. Akintoye of Lagos State High Court, Igbosere, on a 27-count charge bordering on alleged willful obstruction of authorised officers of EFCC, refusal to declare assets, making false information and offering gratification to a public official.