Ex-Oyo court registrar sentenced to 5 years in prison for stealing N22.3m

An Ex-Oyo court registrar, Mutiat Omobola Adio has been sentenced to 5 years in prison for stealing N22.3 million meant for judicial officers’ Cooperative society in the state. .” The convict was “accused of stealing a sum of N22,375,913 (Twenty Two Million, Three Hundred and Seventy-Five Thousand, Nine Hundred and Thirteen Naira), from Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, an offense that runs contrary to section 390(11) of Criminal Code, Cap.38, Law of Oyo State.” She reportedly “abused her office as the secretary of a Cooperative Society of the Oyo State Judicial Officers by inflating the total sum approved for loan facilities granted her members by GTBank and converting the difference to personal use. She has also been ordered to pay back the sum of N20, 935,000 to GTBank.

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