Former Plateau Gov Dariye found guilty of corruption — after 11 years of trial


A High court sitting in the Abuja, FCT has found guilty the erstwhile governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye after a trial that lasted 11 years.
He was found guilty of six counts out of the 23 counts of corruption filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Dariye was accused of diverting over N1billion ecological funds of Plateau state government.
The serving senator has been standing trial for over 10 years. He was first arraigned in 2007.
Adebukola Banjoko, a judge of the court, was still reading the judgement as of the time this report was filed.
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