A former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, is to be arraigned on new charges by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday, November 10.

He is standing trial alongside former minister of finance, Nenandi Usman, Danjuma Yusuf and a company, Joint Trust Dimension Nigeria Ltd.

The three are facing a 17-count charge of unlawful retention, unlawful use and unlawful payment of money to the tune of about N4.9 billion
Fani-Kayode, a former Director of Media and Publicity of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation, was re-arrested by EFCC operatives while emerging from a Federal High Court room in Lagos on Friday, October 21.