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Nigeria Ports Authority fraud: Olabode George jailed for 2 years

The Lagos High Court under Justice Olubunmi Oyewole has found former Deputy Chairman of Nigeria’s ruling  Peoples Democratic Party , Chief Bode George  guilty of a 40 count charge of fraud and sentenced him to two and five years imprisonment without  an option of fine.

Nigeria’s anti graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)  in 2008 charged Olabode Gorge and four others for contract inflation to the tune of N84 billion during Olabode’s tenure as the chairman of the Nigeria Port Authority (NPA) Board 2000 and 2003.

Olabode George is presently on his way to Ikoyi Prisons in Lagos Nigeria