BREAKING: Olisa Metuh sentenced to 39 years in prison for money laundering
Former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Olisa Metuh has been sentenced to 39 in prison for money laundering.
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, handed down the sentence, today.
Mr. Bashir Ahmad, Personal Assistant on New Media to President Muhammadu Buhari broke down the sentence.
The breakdown of the sentence is as follows:
Count 1: 7yrs imprisonment
Count 2: 7yrs imprisonment
Count 3: 5yrs imprisonment
Count 4: 7yrs imprisonment
Count 5: 3yrs imprisonment plus N25 million fine.
Count 6: 3yrs imprisonment
Count 7: 7yrs imprisonment
The judge, however, held that all the years are to run concurrently, meaning Metuh would spend only seven years in prison.