W3vina.COM Free Wordpress Themes Joomla Templates Best Wordpress Themes Premium Wordpress Themes Top Best Wordpress Themes 2012

Okupe Bags 2 Years Imprisonment For Money Laundering


(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The court sentenced him to two years imprisonment on count 34 with an option of a fine of N500,000.

Former presidential spokesperson, Doyin Okupe, has been found guilty of receiving over N200 million cash from former National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Sambo Dasuki and has been sentenced to two years imprisonment.

While delivering judgement on Monday, December 19, 2022, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu, stated that Okupe’s action went contrary to the Money Laundering Act.



African Examiner writes that Okupe is the Director-General of the Peter Obi Campaign Organisation and is the first defendant in the suit filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in 2019.

The judge sentenced him to two years imprisonment on count 34 with an option of a fine of N500,000 and the option of fine is to run consecutively on each count as the sentence is to run concurrently. The sentence will begin from the day of delivering the judgment.


Short URL: https://www.africanexaminer.com/?p=83930

Leave a Reply

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

NDDC – Projects Cancellation

UBA

advertisement

Classified Ads

Like us on Facebook

advertise with us