N3bn Loan: Ex-Bayelsa Radio GM Drags Justice Commissioner Before NBA


By Olusegun Samuel

Former General Manager of Bayelsa State Broadcasting Corporation, Mr. John Idumange, has filed a petitioned against the State’s Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General, Mr. Biriyai Dambo (SAN) before the Disciplinary Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA).

Idumange, in the petition, alleged that the attorney-general perverted justice and influenced the outcome of his case with the state government over alleged misappropriation of N3 billion agricultural loan.

He alleged that Dambo sent a letter to the Chief Judge, Justice Kate Abiri, instructing her to move the case out of the court presided over by Justice E.J Omukoro and send it to a court presided over by his friend, Justice E. Uzakah.

He recalled his arrest on charge of sedition in March this year by the Bayelsa State Government after he revealed how the state government allegedly shared N3 billion agric loan to top politicians in the state.

The embattled former Bayelsa Radio’s GM, in the…

Source: Thisday Newspaper

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