WOMAN ASSAULT: SENATOR ABBO GRANTED 5 MILLION NAIRA BAIL
Senator Elisha Abbo has been arraigned on one count of assault and has pleaded not guilty.
He was arraigned on Monday by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) police at Zuba Magistrate Court, Abuja.
The senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District had earlier apologised to Nigerians, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and women in general, following a viral video in which he was seen physically assaulting a lady.
Senior Magistrate Abdullahi Ilellah has granted bail to Senator Elisha Abbo in the sum of N5million and two sureties in like sum who must have verifiable addresses within the Federal Capital Territory.
The case has since been adjourned to July 22nd for hearing.