A Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed the money
laundering charges levelled against a former Minister of
Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, by the Economic and Financial
The trial judge, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, in a judgment
on Wednesday, freed Fani-Kayode after holding that “the
prosecution case is feeble” and had failed to prove the
allegations against the accused person beyond reasonable
Fani-Kayode Changes Name To Celebrate Court Victory
A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, who was
acquitted and discharged of corruption charges Wednesday
has announced a permanent change of surname to
celebrate his victory in court.
“It will no longer be David Oluwafemi Fani-Kayode but
instead, it shall be David Oluwafemi Olukayode. Olukayode
means “the Lord has brought me joy” and today he has
done precisely that.