Former Plateau Governor, Dariye Bags 14yrs Imprisonment For Misappropriating N1.6bn Ecological Funds
The former governor of Plateau State, Senator Joshua Dariye, has been sentenced to 14years imprisonment by Justice Adebukola Banjoko of a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Gudu, today.
Justice Banjoko found the defendant guilty on 15 of the 23 criminal charges leveled against him by the Federal Government. The court found him guilty of criminal breach of trust and sentenced him to 14 years in jail. He bagged another 2 years for misappropriation. The sentences, without the option of fine, would run concurrently.
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