A Member of Parliament representing Constituency 116 within Portee/Rokupa in Wellington, Freetown, Honorable Emmanuel Sahr Gbekie, has dragged his personal driver to court on Wednesday, January 25th 2023, for stealing from him goods worth eleven million seven hundred and eighty thousand Leones.

The accused, Osman Jah was before Magistrate Hadiru Daboh of Court No.3 of Ross Road, Freetown, on one count charge of larceny contrary to Section 2 of the Larceny Act 1916.

It was presented that the accused Osman Jah sometime in September 2022, at Williams Street, Portee Wellington, Freetown, did steal a bailee two amp vehicle battery, two tap tyres, one jack, fire extinguishers and one wheel puller, all to the total of eleven million seven hundred and eighty thousand Leones entrusted to him by Honorable Emmanuel Sahr Gbekie for the purpose of delivery.

With the accused not represented, Magistrate Hadiru Daboh refused him bail and was remanded in custody till 1st February 2023.