The former governor of plateau state chief Joshua Chibi Dariye’s fate would be decided today, Tuesday the 12th of June 2018. Mr Dariye is accused of looting #1.62 billion from the state’s purse while he was governor of the state. He was first elected governor of the state in 1999 under the umbrella of people’s democratic party (PDP).
He was again re -elected in 2003 but was impeached by the state house of assembly in November 2006. But he was asked to complete his tenure in 2007 following judgments of the appeal and supreme courts. Mr Dariye’s fate would be decided by a federal capital high court. He was sentenced to 14 years