(Minneapolis, MN)  —  Three defendants are pleading guilty in the Feeding Our Future fraud case. Bekam Merdassa, Hanna Marekegn, and Hadith Ahmed are the first three of 49 people set to have a plea hearing related to the 250-million dollar fraud case. The trio plead guilty to stealing a combined more than 12 million dollars worth of funds. Each individual is looking at anywhere from 24 to 46 months in prison.