Former PDP spokesman, Mr Olisa Metuh, on the Federal Excessive Court docket in Abuja on February 25, 2020. Channels TV/ Sodiq Adelakun.
The Federal Excessive Court docket in Abuja has discovered Mr Olisa Metuh responsible of cash laundering within the sum of N400 million.
The trial decide, Justice Okon Abang, discovered the previous Nationwide Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP) responsible on Tuesday whereas delivering judgement within the go well with instituted towards him by the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC).
The anti-graft company charged Metuh, who’s standing trial alongside his firm, Destra funding, with seven counts bordering on prison diversion of the cash acquired from the workplace of the previous Nationwide Safety Adviser (NSA), Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd).
Delivering judgement within the case, Justice Abang convicted the previous PDP spokesman of depend one of many prices.
“It is my view that Metuh took possession of the N400 million from the office of the NSA without contractual agreement; he is guilty of money laundering and is hereby convicted on count one.”
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