Yesterday,former Plateau state governo Joshua Dariye bagged 2 years in prison for criminal breach of trust and fourteen years for criminal inappropriation of funds without option of fine.
Joshua Dariye defected from PDP to APC in 2006 and currently,he is the senator representing Plateau west.
Ex governor of Plateau weeps in court as Justice Adebukola Banjoko sentenced him to 14 years in prison for N1.1bn fraud.
Despite the plead by Dariye’s Council,Paul Eroko to court to temper justice with mercy as his client was deceived by some people,Justice Adebukola still refuses.
Council to EFCC Rotimi Jacob says that Dariye shows no remorse and thus deserves not to be shown mercy:
“He is not remorseful, his case should serve as a deterrence.
It was at this point that Dariye said he wanted to speak and so he said: