Former Governor of Plateau State and serving senator, Joshua Dariye, wept yesterday, after a High Court in Abuja, sentenced him to 14 years’ imprisonment.
The Ex-governor was sentenced on charges of criminal breach of trust and misappropriation of over N1.16bn belonging to the state.
While waiting for the Judgement, Mr Dariye told the judge:-
“Be merciful. You are a Christian, your name is Jacob,”
However, Justice Adebukola Banjoko convicted and sentenced him on 15 out the 23 counts preferred against him.
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