ACC INDICTS NINE FOR MISAPPROPRIATION OF DONOR PROPERTY AND CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT A CORRUPTION OFFENCE

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ACC INDICTS NINE FOR MISAPPROPRIATION OF DONOR PROPERTY AND CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT A CORRUPTION OFFENCE

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), on 24th February 2017, indicted nine (9) persons for Misappropriation of Donor Property, contrary to Section 37(2), and Conspiracy to Commit a Corruption Offence, contrary to Section 128 (1) of the Anti-Corruption Act No.12 of 2008.

Kenneth Kakpa, Mathew Sannoh, Alie Fomba, and Prince Asumana (Alias T. Man), being employees of Community Development Integrated Organization, an NGO operating in Kenema;  Ibrahim Conteh, Gabriel Jusu, Abdul Rahman Jaward Junior, and Isaac Jongopie Kamara, being employees of Tropical Firms Limited Company, Kenema; and Inna Kallon, being a trader of 42 Sumaila Street, Kenema, are charged with Conspiracy to Commit a Corruption Offence,contrary to  Section 128 (1), Misappropriation of Donor Property, contrary to Section 37(2) of the AC Act No.12 of 2008. The accused persons will appear before the High Court in Kenema to answer to the charges against them.

Between 1st and 26th September 2016, the accused persons conspired to misappropriate 361 gallons of Vegetable Oil, 61 bags of Yellow Spilt Beans, 241 bags of broken rice, 47 bags of Corn Soya Blend, and Bags of Sugar, donated by the World Food Program  for vulnerable communities affected by the Ebola Virus Disease in the Kailahun District.

In light of the aforementioned, the ACC wishes to reassure the general public of its relentless resolve to pursue the fight against corruption at all levels in Sierra Leone.
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SHOLLAY DAVIES

DEPUTY COMMISSIONER

About Patric Foryoh

Patric Foryoh Daboh is a blogger, Political, social activist,a satirist and co-founder & Co Editor of Makoni Times Newspaper based in United States of America. He studied Multimedia in the United States.He has met and interviewed personalities including Former vice-president of Sierra Leone Alhaji Sam Sumana, late Tamba Sam SLPP Secretary General , Gloria Strasser , David Tam Mbayoh , Agibu Jalloh, Chernor Bah, Murtala Mohamed , Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray, J. Arr, Nasser Ayoub, Alpha Timbo, Robin Farley, Bai Mahmoud, and many more. Patric has produced the "Diolog" show at the TPN radio and was the social media correspondent for TPN . He has appeared on numerous daily newspapers publication in Sierra Leone. He blogs at Sierra Leone one man civil society blog on relationship, sex, marriage, faith & culture, politics, religion. He was the programming manager at Mamba TV. Patric Foryoh was named as the 54 Most Influential People in Sierra Leone by Swit Salone.com Patric Foryoh represents the new wave of new voices in Sierra Leone/Africa media who are breaking boundaries and charting new territories. He is a husband and a father of a son and a daughter.

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