N19.2bn: Sylva’s money laundering case adjourned till May 27


Timipre Sylva: arraigned by EFCC for money laundering
The case involving a former governor of Bayelsa State , Timipre Sylva, being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, before Justice A. Y Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja , has been adjourned till May 27, 2015.
In a statement by Wilson Uwujaren, Head, Media and Publicity, Sylva along with Francis Okokwo, Gbenga Balogun, and Samuel Ogbuku, allegedly used three companies – Marlin Maritime Limited, Eat Catering Services Limited, and Haloween-Blue Construction and Logistics Limited to move about N19.2 billion from Bayelsa State coffers between 2009 and 2012, under false …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper