The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned Babachir Lawal, sacked secretary to the government of the federation (SGF)..

He was arraigned at a federal capital territory (FCT) high court on Tuesday.

The former SGF pleaded “not guilty” to the 10-count charge bordering on conspiracy and fraud filed against him.

When the charges were read to him, Lawal pleaded not guilty.

The court is now hearing his bail application.