Sierra Leone’s former Defense Minister Paolo Conteh, aka procurement GATE, has been released on a whopping 40,000,000,000 billion Leone.

The judge also asked that Mr Conteh, hand over all traveling documents to the Anti-Corruption Commission as he could be a flight risk”

The judge also asked Mr Conteh, to report to the ACC once a week until his next court date.

The judge strongly advised the defendant that the charges against him are very serious, and if he disobeyed any condition of his bond he could be immediately arrested and placed in custody.