Two More Indicted CBL Officials In Missing Currency Scandal Freed


Monrovia, Liberia- Judge Boima Kontoe of Criminal Court “C” on Tuesday, ordered the release of Central Bank of Liberia Director of Banking, Dorbor Hargba, and another employee of the CBL, Joseph Dennis from the Monrovia Central Prison.

According to reports, Hargba and Dennis, along with another CBL staff, Richard Walker, secured a bond valued at US$60,000 with the Accident and Casualty Insurance Company of Liberia.

However, Mr. Richard Walker remained in prison on failure to surrender his travel documents to the court, a pre-condition for their release.

Hargba, Dennis and Walker, along with the CBL Deoputy Governor for Operations, Charles Sirleaf and the bank’s former Executive Governor, Milton Weeks, were charged with Economic Sabotage, Criminal Conspiracy and Criminal Facilitaiton by the government of Liberia.

Both Sirleaf and Weeks were freed last week on compassionate basis and filing of bond respectively.


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