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Dariye, Nyame Released From Prison

The Federal Authorities has launched former Governors of Plateau and Taraba States, Senator Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame respectively from jail.

SapaTV earlier reported that the previous governors and two others had been launched on Sunday morning from the Kuje Correctional Centre in Abuja.
It may very well be recalled that the duo had been convicted by Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory Excessive Court docket in 2018 for fraud.
Nyame was sentenced to 12 years for diverting N1.64 billion throughout his tenure as governor of Taraba, whereas Dariye was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for N1.126 billion fraud.
Nonetheless, the Council of State, led byPresident Muhammadu Buharion April 14 permitted the pardon of the convicts, a choice which generated outcries.
Footage of the previous governors posing with jail officers and family members after they had been launched have gone viral on social media
See among the photographs beneath.


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