Naira Marley case postponed to 2020.
Naira Marley’s court trial that was based on alleged criminal conspiracy and credit card fraud will be re-arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on February 27,2020.
On Thursday,December 12,the court resumed sitting,the first prosecution witness, Dalhatu Buhari was cross examined by his counsel Olalekan Ojo (SAN).
During cross examination, Dalhatu said that he doesn’t need a password to access the defendant’s computer by the standards of his training and that cyber security training was available to anyone.
When asked if any expert in cyber security could access a computer and do what he likes on it in relation to the credit card details that were allegedly found on the defendant’s computer,he said,” it is not possible for just any expert in cyber security to access a computer and do anything he likes on it.
“This is because there are various aspects in cyber security and not all the tools used in cyber security are accessible to all the various aspects.
Dalhatu also told the court that his analysis only recovered card details that were allegedly found on Naira Marley’s laptop even though he couldn’t get the date of the registration of the administration of the account ” because it is exclusive to Apple Operating System and is only accessible to the company.
EFCC’s statement also added that their witness concluded his testimony by affirming that only the investigator could determine if the cards were fraudulently used.
However,the case was adjourned to February 27 and 28,2020.