Anglican Reverend, Professor Ogunmodede Bags 40 Year Jail Sentence For Stealing Of School Subvention

Published 2 years ago by: Mister Jay Wonder
at 09:04 PM, 3/10/2017 (2 years ago)

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A Nigerian Professor of Agriculture who is also an Anglican Reverend, Benjamen Ogunmodede, has been sentenced to jail alongside two others – Zacheus Tejumola and Adenekan Clement.

He was handed a 40 years jail sentence by a Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, after found guilty of 16- count charge of conspiracy, unlawful conversion, stealing of school subvention and other criminal charges. He was handed a four years imprisonment sentence on each charge by the presiding judge, Justice Ayo Emmanuel, who said the 40 years sentence would run concurrently.

According to the judge, the accused diverted over N177 million from N600 million received as subvention from the Federal Government to pay salaries of worker and execute certain projects in the institute.

Prof. Ogunmodede, who is the former Director General of the Institute of Agricultural, Research and Training (IART), Apata, Ibadan, was found guilty of diverting over N177 million from N600 million received as subvention from the Federal Government, to pay salaries of worker and execute certain projects in the institute.

His co-conspirators, Tejumade and Adenekan were Chief Accountant and staff of the institution respectively.

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Otikadinje at 09:41 PM, 3/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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See his wrinkled face just wandering what he used the loot for,  but Mr judge my learned colleague  why can't you do same for those Polithiefians Grin

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tonyigho at 10:00 PM, 3/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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the sentence is too harsh because there are others who stole more than that but where given a lesser sentence or just 10m to pay.
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osarobo62 at 12:15 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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he will be out of prison in two and a half years. ...it's just maximun 4 years in jail
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BournIdentity at 05:47 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Shocked huhuhuhuhuhuhuhuhuhuhuhuhuhu..??,,..,
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ruthie at 09:20 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: tonyigho on 10:00 PM,  3/10/2017
the sentence is too harsh because there are others who stole more than that but where given a lesser sentence or just 10m to pay.
[/quote...see this one o....its like its your relation...the man for get life imprisonment sef
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crocatum at 09:21 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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if only they could do this to all caught, it will help our situation, being transparent helps a nation, an example is Botswana just north of south Africa, it is one of the fastest growing economy in Africa, and its the 13th least uncorrupt country in the world.  
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ruthie at 09:28 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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good development...good one from the judge...let others be harsh as this to serve as a deterrent.
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officynero at 09:40 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Roll Eyes
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Joelivingsto at 09:50 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Correct. ... It's now I believe in changing. Please let judgement continue like this upon the Looters in Nigeria. God bless the brave Judge.
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Joelivingsto at 09:53 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Correct. ... It's now I believe in changing. Please let judgement continue like this upon the Looters in Nigeria. God bless the brave Judge.
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Joelivingsto at 10:03 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Very sounds warning to others.
What shall it profit a Man to gain the whole world?
Everyone are shouting《Bad Government 》Nigeria can never be rebuild by President alone. Nigerians please you people should wake up from sleeping. Once again thank you Mr Judge.
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ruthie at 10:14 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: Joelivingsto on 09:50 AM,  4/10/2017
Correct. ... It's now I believe in changing. Please let judgement continue like this upon the Looters in Nigeria. God bless the brave Judge.
three gbosa for you!
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ruthie at 10:14 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: Joelivingsto on 10:03 AM,  4/10/2017
Very sounds warning to others.
What shall it profit a Man to gain the whole world?
Everyone are shouting《Bad Government 》Nigeria can never be rebuild by President alone. Nigerians please you people should wake up from sleeping. Once again thank you Mr Judge.
three gbosa for you!
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ruthie at 10:16 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: Joelivingsto on 09:50 AM,  4/10/2017
Correct. ... It's now I believe in changing. Please let judgement continue like this upon the Looters in Nigeria. God bless the brave Judge.
three gbosa for you!
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fineboy77 at 11:51 AM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Yoruba and fraud/stealing na like yam and red oil with pepper

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kixme at 12:33 PM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: tonyigho on 10:00 PM,  3/10/2017
the sentence is too harsh because there are others who stole more than that but where given a lesser sentence or just 10m to pay.

Abi... i agree with you but i need example!! Shocked
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benosky4 at 02:34 PM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Reverend my a$$

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BournIdentity at 11:40 PM, 4/10/2017 (2 years ago)
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Roll Eyes                                                                           
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