Appeal Court discharge and acquites ex-NIMASA boss, Raymond Omatseye convicted for over alleged N1.5billion scam



    The Court of Appeal Lagos Division has discharged an acquitted former Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Temisan Raymond Omateseye who was in May 2016, convicted by a Federal High Court in Lagos,over an alleged N1.5 billion fraud.

    Omatseye was in May 2016 sentenced to 5 years imprisonment after he was arraigned on a 27-count charge bordering on alleged contract variation, bid rigging and awarding contract above his approval limit while he was NIMASA boss.

    Omatseye was also tried for approving contract above the threshold level of the agency….

    Linda Ikeji blog