EFCC arraigns Philomina Chieshe, woman who claimed snake swallowed #JAMB’s missing N36m
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC today arraigned Philomina Chieshe, the official of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, in Makurdi, Benue state, who claimed that a snake swallowed the N35,480,000 in her custody back earlier this year
She was arraigned, along with two accomplices before Justice Peter Affen of the FCT High Court, Maitama, Abuja.
Chieshe, Samuel Sale Umoru and Yakubu Jekada were arrested by the commission in 2016, following an audit report indicting them over the alleged graft and were charged with fraud, misappropriation of funds and criminal breach of trust while holding sway as JAMB officials in Benue and Plateau States.
All the suspects were arraigned on counts 1 to 7, while Chieshe alone was arraigned on count 8.