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FG Files Charges Against Ex-President Jonathan’s Former Aide

Posted: Mar 23, 2016 at 3:51 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

The Federal Government has filed a two-count charge of criminal conspiracy and fraudulent acquisition of property against Kingsley Kuku, former Senior Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Niger Delta Affairs.
Kuku, who was to be arraigned before Justice Mamman Kolo of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Abuja was, however, was said to be absent in court.
He is charged along with Lawrence Pepple, who served as his technical assistant.
He was also accused of being employed in the public service as Technical Assistant on Reintegration to the Special Adviser on Niger Delta Affairs.
Kingsley Kuku and Henry Ogbolue, his special assistant on Media and Communication, were also to appear before the court on another two-count charge.
The charges border on criminal conspiracy and award of contract to a private company which has Ogbolue as the sole signatory to the account of the company.
Kuku was also a former Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme.