COURT SENTENCES OLISA METUH TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON AFTER FOUR-YEAR TRIAL
Written by thereachfm on February 26, 2020
The Federal High Court in Abuja has sentenced a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party Olisa Metuh, to seven years in prison.
Justice Okon Abang handed down the sentence in his judgement on Tuesday on seven counts of money laundering and criminal diversion of funds to the tune of N400 million.
The charges were filed against Metuh and his company, Destra Investment, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
The trial judge sentenced Metuh after convicting him and found him guilty of all the charges brought against him by the anti-graft agency.