The Federal High Court in Calabar has on Thursday, granted N10 million bail to journalist, Agba Jalingo, a journalist, charged with treasonable felony among others.
Justice Sule Shuaibu admitted Mr Jalingo, a publisher of CrossRiverWatch who was arrested on Aug 22, over a report of alleging that Gov Ben Ayade of Cross River diverted N500 million belonging to the state.
Justice Sule Shuaibu also said that Jalingo’s surety must make a refundable deposit of N700,000 to court registry to perfect the bail.
The Cross River State Government recently took over the case from the Federal Government.
Leakers.ng recall that Jalingo, was denied bail twice.
He is also said to be in support of the #RevolutionNow Movement by Omoyele Sowore.