The General Manager of Kwara State Television Authority, Alhaji Abdulfatai Adewale Adebowale has been arraigned before Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of a Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin.
Naija News understands that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) dragged Mr Adebowale to court on a six-count charges bordering on corrupt practices after some staff of the Kwara Television wrote a petition to the EFCC, alleging that the Station’s General Manager sold the ten plots of land allocated to workers by the state government and converted the money to personal use.
The petitioner also alleged that the defendant used his influence to allocate a plot of land to his daughter who is not a staff of the Television Station.
Speaking on the alleged corruption charges, the TV boss pleaded not guilty when the charges were read in court.
He was however remanded in Oke Kura correctional service till his bail application will be considered next week Tuesday.