It’s an offence punishable under Section 132 of the Penal Code CAP 532 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria (Abuja) 1990.
Justice U. P. Kekemeke of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court, Apo, Abuja, found him guilty of the two-count charge brought against him by the EFCC. The trial judge sentenced him to six months in prison on count one and seven years in prison on count two without an option of fine. The sentences are to run concurrently.
The judge also ordered that he refund the N880, 000 to his victim.