Yamina Benguigui, former Minister of the Francophonie, was sentenced on appeal, Tuesday, September 27, to one year of ineligibility, two months suspended sentence and 5000 euro fine. The current councilor Paris has been penalized for its omissions in declarations of assets and interests between those same years 2012 and 2014, period in which it was a member of the government.
This sentence is in line with the requirements of the General Counsel. As in the first instance, Yamina Benguigui was relaxed for part of the charges against him, condemned for the rest. After the first trial she was exempt from punishment .
He was mainly blamed the former minister of failing three times to declare shares it owned in a Belgian company, worth 430 000 euros. First time in 2012, when he joined the government, and then in April 2013 and January 2014.
Between these dates, the company shares of which she was holding well traveled. M me is Benguigui is first defeat for one symbolic euro to one of his associates with a return clause which provided that she could the buy the same prices.