Crime

Court jails two oil thieves in Port Harcourt

Justice I.M. Sani of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has convicted and sentenced Michael Adamu who was prosecuted by the EFCC, to two years imprisonment for offences bordering on illegal dealing in petroleum products without the appropriate license.
The offence is contrary to Section 4 (1) of the Petroleum Act CAP P10 of the Revised Edition (Laws of Federation Nigeria) 2007 and punishable under Section 4(6) of the same Act. .
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Also, Lukman Musa was convicted and sentenced in the same court to a fine of N100,000 (One Hundred Naira) only for another oil-related offence.

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