Three Printing Association Executives Docked for N7.4m Scam in Gombe

The EFCC, Gombe Zonal Command, on Wednesday, 13th October, 2021, arraigned three executives of Printing Workers Association of Nigeria, Gombe State Branch, Joe Dantata (Chairman 2008 to 2014), Raymond Mela (Chairman 2014 to 2021) and Kabiru Abdullahi (Secretary 2008- 2021) before Justice Halima S. Mohammed of Gombe State High Court, Gombe on 24-count charge bordering on conspiracy, abuse of office and criminal misappropriation. The defendants allegedly converted funds deducted from the salary of union members to personal use.

Investigations by EFCC revealed that Dantata, Raymond and Abdullahi converted the sums of N1, 823,700; N708, 000 and N4, 396,000 respectively from the union’s account to their personal use.

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