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Ex Reps Member Farouk Lawan Bags Seven-Year Jail Term For $3 million Otedola Bribe

Ex-Chairman, House of Reps probe panel on oil subsidy regime, Farouk Lawal has bagged a 7-year jail term for receiving a $3 million bribe from oil magnate Femi Otedola.

Justice Angela Otaluka of FCT High Court at Apo found the former lawmaker guilty on all three count charges the ICPC preferred against him.

The Judge ordered him to refund $500.000 dollars to the federal government.

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