he wife of Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Beatrice has been granted bail in the United Kingdom (UK), where they are facing trial over alleged organ trafficking.
TheNewsGuru.com (TNG) reports Beatrice was granted bail on Monday but Senator Ekweremadu was denied bail.
“The position is that I have granted bail to Beatrice subject to some fairly stringent conditions but I have refused bail to Ike,” MailOnline quoted Common Serjeant of London, Judge Richard Marks to have said.
Prosecutors are not appealing the decision, the court heard.
Ike and Beatrice were arrested in the UK on 21 June after flying into Heathrow from Turkey.
They were accused of trafficking a 21-year-old Nigerian to London to harvest his kidney for their ailing daughter.