BREAKING: Big Shock As Court Of Appeal Delivers Another Groundbreaking Judgement, Today

By Post-Nigeria: November 16, 2018 16:32

BREAKING: Big Shock As Court Of Appeal Delivers Another Groundbreaking Judgement, Today

The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal, on Friday, commuted the 14-year imprisonment imposed by the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Gudu, Abuja, on a former Governor of Taraba State, Jolly Nyame, earlier this year, to 12 years.

However, the Justice Abdul Aboki-led three-man Panel of the Court of Appeal, in addition to the 12-year sentence, also imposed a fine of the total sum of N525 million on the convict, a fine that the Lower Court had omitted while dispensing the earlier sentence.

Earlier on Friday, the Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal, had also commuted the sentence of 14-year imprisonment passed on a former Governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, earlier this year, to 10 years.

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