• Colonel Bags 7 Years Over N34.5m Land Fraud

    Colonel Bags 7 Years Over N34.5m Land Fraud

    Justice F. N. Yunusa of the Federal High Court sitting in Enugu on Wednesday sentenced one Eugene Okpala, a 62-year-old retired Colonel, to seven years imprisonment.

    This was in a case of conspiracy and obtaining by false pretence to the tune of N34.5 million brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

    The matter, which was earlier slated for trial on Wednesday, took a different turn when the convict decided to change his plea from “not guilty” to “guilty”.

    Okpala allegedly […]