Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria to unfreeze the bank accounts of 20 EndSARS promoters.
Justice Ahmed Mohammed gave the ruling following the agreement reached by parties in the suit to amicably resolve the matter.
Justice Mohammed then, set aside the November 4, 2020 order and ordered that all the accounts of the affected persons “be immediately defreeze.
” The CBN, asked the court to freeze the bank accounts of the #EndSARS promoters last year, on allegations bordering on terrorism financing, among others.
Meanwhile, the Attorney General Of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has defended the action of the Federal Government in freezing the account of the #EndSARS promoters.
Speaking on Channels TV yesterday, he said President Buhari’s government was very tolerant with the violations of the #EndSARS protesters.