N19.2bn: Sylva faces fresh corruption charges


Timipre Sylva
The romance between former governor of Bayelsa state, Timipre Sylva and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC seems to have hit a new height.
The anti-corruption agency who is prosecuting him for corruption has filed a fresh 50 count charge bordering on stealing and money laundering. It came up for mention Thursday, June 25, 2015 before Justice A. F. Ademola of the Federal High Court, Abuja.
Sylva is charged alongside Francis Okokuro, Gbenga Balogun, and Samuel Ogbuku. They allegedly used three companies – Marlin Maritime Limited, Eat Catering Services Limited, and Haloween-Blue Construction and Logistics Limited to move over N19.2 …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper