A Federal High Court in Lokoja, Kogi State, has sentenced a former member of the state House of Assembly, Gabriel Daudu, to 154 years in prison.
Gabriel Daudu, was prosecuted by the EFCC on charges bordering on money laundering and misappropriation of public funds to the tune of N1.4 billion.
He was sentenced to two years on each of the 77 counts he was found guilty.
The sentences are to run concurrently.Justice Inyang Ekwo, who presided over the case at a Federal High Court in Lokoja, Kogi State, found him guilty of 77 counts and sentenced him to 154 years imprisonment.
In his ruling, the trial judge, held that the prosecution proved its case beyond every reasonable doubt, and therefore sentenced Daudu to two years on each of the 77 counts to run concurrently.
Before the conviction of Daudu, prosecuting counsel, Wahab Shittu, tendered various exhibits before the court and fielded 13 witnesses to prove the case against him.