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NDLEA Serves Kashamu Notice Of Extradition

Posted: Jun 2, 2015 at 8:55 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has served the senator-elect for Ogun East, Buruji Kashamu, a notice of application for his extradition to the United States.

The agency announced this on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 in a statement by the head of public affairs, Mitchell Ofoyeju.

The NDLEA said he notice for the extradition was contained in an application made to the Chief Judge, Federal High Court, Abuja.

The NDLEA, in collaboration with the Attorney-General of the Federation, is seeking the extradition of Kashamu to answer drug charges in the United States, as part of the Extradition Act CAP, E25 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004 (as modified by Extradition Act Modification Order, 2014).

According to Ofoyeju, the notice of the suit was officially served on Kashamu on Monday, June 1, 2015.