Liberian court acquits all defendants in central bank trial


The judge presiding over the trial of a former Liberian central bank governor and three senior officials has found them not guilty of stealing banknotes.

Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay dismissed a string of serious charges, including fraud and economic sabotage, against former governor Milton Weeks and three central bank board members. Elsie Dossen Badio, Kollie Gamba and David Farhai, all Central Bank of Liberia board members, were all charged with serious crimes on June 24.  

The judge also

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