Remain with APC, jailed Joshua Dariye tells supporters
The imprisoned former governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, has denied asking his followers to dump the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Court fixes new date for alleged N1.5bn fraud case against Dariye’s son
The Federal High Court, Abuja has fixed Oct. 4, to hear an address on a no-case submission by Nanle Dariye, son of a former Plateau Governor, Joshua Dariye. On June 13, the senior Dariye bagged 14 years imprisonment for embezzling state funds. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nanle is being prosecuted by…
Dariye gets 14 years imprisonment for diverting N1.1b state funds
For the second time in less than two weeks, Justice Adebukola Banjoko of a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Gudu has convicted another politician, Senator Joshua Dariye, a former Governor of Plateau State.He was found guilty of diversion of public funds to the tune of N1.126 billion.
Court convicts former Plateau governor Joshua Dariye
A Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Gudu has found former Plateau State governor, Senator Joshua Dariye, guilty of fraud. Dariye was in 2007 charged to court on a 23-count charge for the alleged offence by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In his ruling on Tuesday, Justice Banjoko found him guilty of…
Senate threatens to suspend work on 2018 budget
Senators yesterday threatened to suspend passage of the 2018 budget estimates following the failure of the presidency to keep its promise to implement...
Central crime prosecution and horde of endless corruption trials
Just recently, the office of the Attorney General of the Federation and that of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) were embroiled in conflict about the prosecution of high profile corruption cases (HPCC).
Dariye begs court to adjourn N1.1bn scam trial
Former Plateau Governor, Joshua Dariye, on Monday begged an FCT High Court in Gudu to adjourn his trial over alleged N1.1 billion scam on medical grounds.
Judge dismisses motion to disqualify self from Dariye’s trial
Justice Adebukola Banjoko of a High Court of the FCT has dismissed a motion, which sought her disqualification from further proceedings in the trial of former Plateau State Governor, Joshua Dariye.