The EFCC has dragged the official that blamed a snake for embezzling millions to court.
Philomina Chieshe has been charged to court by the EFCC [Punch]
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will today,
May 31, 2019, arraign Philomina Chieshe, a sales clerk for the Joint
Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) suspected of embezzling N36
million.The commission disclosed on Thursday, May 30,
that Chieshe will be arraigned alongside five others at a Federal
Capital Territory High Court, Maitama on Friday.
office. But each time I open the vault, I will find nothing. I became
worried and surprised how the millions of Naira could be disappearing
from the vault.
house and office, and no one could agree on what might have happened to
the money. I continued to press until my housemaid confessed.
spiritually. She said that a mysterious snake sneaked into the house and
swallowed the money in the vault.”
said the accused will be prosecuted on an eight-count charge for her
refusal to disclose the true information on the financial status of JAMB
e-cards supplied to the Benue zonal office between 2014 and 2016.