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LIEUTENANT PATRICK D. DODO V. THE NIGERIAN ARMY & ANOR

(2007) JELR 33864 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/L/241M/2002  •  27 Apr 2007  •  Nigeria

Coram
ISA AYO SALAMI JCA; OFR JCA; CLARA BATA OGUNBIYI JCA; RAPAEL CHIKWE AGBO JCA;

Judgement

RAPAEL CHIKWE AGBO, J.C.A (Delivering the Leading Judgment): The appellant, Patrick D. Dodo, then a Lieutenant in the Nigerian Army, was arraigned before a general Court Martial and charged as follows: "CHARGES AGAINST LT DP DODO (N/10088) Lt DP Dodo (N/10088) being a person subject to service law is Charged with:

a. Civil offence to wit conspiracy to wit conspiracy to steal contrary to section 516 of criminal code act and punishable under section 114 A FD of 1993 (as amended). In that he at DMP/NAFRC in May 1998 connived with others to steal N8.9million property of Federal Government of Nigeria.

b. Offence in relation to stealing, contrary to and punishable under section 66 (a) of AFD 105 1993 (as amended). In that he at DMP/NAFRC in May 1998 stole the sum of N8.9million being the property of Federal Government of Nigeria.

c. Making of false documents, punishable under section 90(A) of AFD 105 1998 (as amended). In that he, at DMP/NAFRC in May 1998 connived with others to illegally …

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