Nurse Haja Kabia on Tuesday 8th February 2022 appeared before Magistrate Sahr Kekura of Court No. 1 on Pademba Road Freetown for stealing on EDSA Meter.
The accused Haja Isata Kabia is charged on account of larceny to Section 2 of the Larceny Act 1916.
According to the charge sheet, the accused Haja Isata Kabia on Monday 18th October 2021, at No. 9 Upper Savage Square, Freetown, stole one Conlog Meter with registration number 04221849559 property of Unis Kassim Kamara, Accountant of the United States of America.
According to the statement of the accused, she said the allegation made against her is true, but it was a mistake she had made, and it will never happen again. She said she both the mater from one Tigi, a resident at Easton Street, who said he is about travelling to Dubai, so he need money which is why he is selling the meter.
According to Independent Observer Newspaper, she furthered that she bought the meter from Tigi one million two hundred thousand Leones, but no receipt was issued to her. Magistrate Kekura however granted bail to the accused and adjourned the matter to the 17th February 2022. Sergeant 9155 Dwight Macarthy is prosecuting the matter.