Magistrate Abou Bhakarr Binneh Kamara of the Freetown Magistrate Court No.1, while he was in Chamber on Wednesday committed an alleged embezzlement matter involving over five hundred million Leones (Le500m) for trial in the high court of Sierra Leone.
The accused were Rahim Gevao and Augustine Charles. According to the police file, both accused were charged with twelve counts of embezzlement contrary to section 17 (B) of the Larceny Act of 1916.
According to Magistrate Abou Bhakarr Binneh Kamara, “the accused have the opportunity to defend themselves in the high court”.
In that line, Magistrate Binneh Kamara committed the matter to the high court for trial after the prosecuting team led by Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Samuel Kamara had led in evidence three [...]