The former PDP public secretary was arraigned before the court by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission(EFCC) on seven-count charges bordering on money laundering for allegedly receiving N400 million from the office of the national security adviser.
Metuh was pronounced guilty of the offense and sentenced to 7 years imprisonment on the 20th of January, 2020.
An appeal court which conducted a sitting today in Abuja has nullified the imprisonment term and ordered a fresh trial for the defendant.
The judge, Okon Abang, of a federal high court in Abuja, exhibited bias in the case of the former PDP spokesman and pronounced nullification of the former PDP public secretary, Olisah Metuh's imprisonment term and ordered a fresh trail.
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