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Case against former Turaga ni Koro of Nacereyawa Village

Media Team   |   27 Feb 2009

Investigation into an allegation that the former Turaga ni Koro of Nacereyawa Village had used money fundraised by his village meant to bring electricity to his village (Rural Electrification Scheme).  It is alleged that he took $4350 for his own personal use.


He was pleaded guilty on 28th September 2009 to one count of Fraudulent Conversion.


On 8th October 2009, Taitusi Tikoimacuata was sentenced to 18 months imprisonment.