Ba man charged for unlawfully obtaining money meant for back to school assistance

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A 21-year-old man will be produced at the Ba Magistrates Court today for allegedly obtaining money meant for the back to school education assistance.

According to Police, the Fiji Police Force MPaisa Task Force arrested the suspect and has been charged with one count of obtaining financial advantage

“The accused from Ba is alleged to have, during the month of January 2024, unlawfully obtained money meant for back to school education assistance from a member of the public through the MPaisa platform,” Police said.