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Trio found guilty in high profile corruption case

Thursday 1 February 2024 | Written by Al Williams | Published in Court, National

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Trio found guilty in high profile corruption case
From left: Nga Puna, Diane Charlie-Puna and Robert Tapaitau outside the High Court in July. AL WILLIAMS / 23070220

Deputy Prime Minister Robert Tapaitau, former National Environment Service (NES) director Nga Puna, and his wife and former Secretary of Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI), Diane Charlie-Puna have been found guilty of “all or most offences” following a judgement given by Chief Justice Patrick Keane.

Deputy Prime Minister Robert Tapaitau, former National Environment Service (NES) director Nga Puna, and his wife and former Secretary of Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI), Diane Charlie-Puna have been found guilty of “all or most offences” following a judgement given by Chief Justice Patrick Keane.


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