Salote Radrodro to serve 30 months in prison; remaining six months suspended

Salote Radrodro is escorted by police officers after her sentencing at the High Court in Suva today, Thursday, September 22, 2022. Picture: IAN CHUTE

Former Opposition MP Salote Radrodro has been sentenced to 36 months imprisonment by the Anti-Corruption Division of the High Court in Suva.

Ms Radrodro was charged by the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) with one count of giving false information to a public servant and one count of obtaining a financial advantage.

High Court judge Justice Dr Thushara Kumarage found her guilty of the charges on September 6, 2022.

Justice Kumarage handed her an aggregate sentence of 36 months – 30 months imprisonment with a non-parole period of 24 months and the remaining six months suspended for five years.

More details in tomorrow’s edition of The Fiji Times.

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