Fatos Tushe will undergo three years and 4 months of imprisonment after being discovered responsible for the prison offense of “Violation of the equality of individuals in public tenders or auctions”.
The Particular Court docket of Enchantment for Corruption and Organized Crime sentenced the previous mayor of Lushnja to five years, however profiting from the lowered sentence, he has 3.4 years left in jail.
Beforehand, from the primary occasion, Tushe was solely convicted for abuse of workplace and permitting constructions with out a allow, when he was sentenced to 2 years and 4 months in jail.
In the meantime, the GJKKO Enchantment has additionally determined the confiscation and ultimate switch to the possession of the state of the financial quantities discovered within the homes of Fatos Tushes, Flamur Peqinit, Gentian Nushi and Ilva Billos.
Fatos Tushe was arrested on July 6, 2021 collectively together with his former subordinates for the cost of abuse of workplace, associated to a young value about 24 million lek for the rehabilitation of an irrigation channel.
How the abuse of the 24 million ALL tender was found
SPAK’s investigations revealed abuses with the 24 million ALL tender for the rehabilitation of an irrigation canal in Bishqem, Lushnja, and after the investigations, it’s suspected that the previous mayor of Lushnja dedicated violations for awarding the tender in favor of his associates.
He was tried along with 19 different defendants, workers, attorneys, administrators of the general public property firm of this metropolis concerned within the violation. Tushe rejected all of the accusations of SPAK, saying that he didn’t commit any violations within the tenders and that it was his responsibility to care for the residents of the realm, and on this approach he claimed innocence. In response to Tushe’s lawyer, his consumer had no competence or perform in relation to the procurement procedures to signal such acts and in accordance with him, the evaluations on him usually are not goal and the accusations usually are not supported by concrete information.
For Flamur Peqini, the particular prosecution requested 3.4 years in jail, Ibrahim Lamin 1.6 years, Gazmend Çela 1.8 years, Gentian Nushin 2.8 years, Leonard Sefë 1.8 years, Blerta Turkun 1.8 years, Xhemal Haskon 1.8, Andri Musho 1.4 years, Margarita Gjermeni 1.8 years, Bektash Nexha 1.4 years, Ani Simoni 1.4 years. Within the choice given to them, the defendants profit from a shortened trial in accordance with SPAK, the sentence should be lowered to probation for 3 years.