Abuga Pele, Philip Assibit convicted over GYEEDA scandal

An Accra High Court has convicted the former National Coordinator of the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Agency [GYEEDA], Abuga Pele, for willfully causing financial loss to the state.

His accomplice, Chief Executive Officer of Goodwill International Group, Philip Assibit, has also been convicted of defrauding by false pretence and dishonestly causing financial loss.

The two men were alleged to have connived to defraud the state of some 4.1 million cedis.

At the moment they had pleaded not guilty to the charges levelled against them.

We will continue to inform our readers on how the story unfold.


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