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Fake lawyer docked for impersonation

A 42-year-old man, Charles Nwadiani, who allegedly claimed to be a lawyer, was on Monday docked before an Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt’s Zonal Office, has arraigned one Wealth Wilson before the Federal High Court, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on a four-count charge bordering on impersonation and other internet-related offences.

EFCC arraigns ‘internet fraudster’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt’s Zonal Office, has arraigned one Wealth Wilson before the Federal High Court, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on a four-count charge bordering on impersonation and other internet-related offences.

Man jailed for diverting N13 million pension fund in Enugu

Justice K. I. Okpe of the Enugu State High Court has sentenced one Akpudili Anayo to six years in prison for the diversion of N13m meant for the payment of pension and salaries in the state.

Police arraign architect for allegedly impersonating ICPC official

The police on Monday arraigned a 40-year-old architect, Idris Unkange, in a Wuse Zone II Magistrates’ Court , for allegedly impersonating an official of the Independent Corrupt Practice and Others Offences (ICPC).

Fake navy officer docked over impersonation

One Mohammed Tukur, who allegedly impersonated a Naval officer, has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ogba.

62-year-old docked for parading self as monarch

A 62-year-old man, Michael Oladeji, was, yesterday, arraigned before a magistrate court sitting in Gbongan, Osun State, for parading self as the Ologbaga of Ogbaga, a community in Ayedade Local Government Area of Osun State.

Fake medical doctor in court over N148,000 fraud

The police on Friday arraigned a 52-year-old fake medical doctor, Olushola Ogunleye, who allegedly defrauded a patient of N148 , 000, in a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court Lagos.
Nicholas Ebomo Mutu

Rep Mutu: I neither forged certificates nor impersonated

The House of Representatives member for Patani/Bomadi constituency of Delta State, Mr. Nicholas Mutu, has debunked certificate forgery and impersonation allegations leveled against him by the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Collins Eselemo in the February 23, 2019 elections.
Nicholas Ebomo Mutu

ICPC probes Delta Reps member for forgery, impersonation

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission has begun an investigation of the lawmaker representing Delta State in the House of Representatives, Mutu Ebomo, for alleged forgery and impersonation.

Police parade 29 Oyo NURTW members for public disturbance

Oyo State police command has arrested 29 members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in the state over violent clashes that followed the leadership tussle that rocked the union recently.

Court jails man for impersonating Customs officer

An Apapa Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday sentenced a 40-year-old man, Morgan Mohammed, for impersonating an officer of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) and defrauding victims of N454,000.

CBN: No position on crypto technology yet

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said it acknowledged the existence and usefulness of crypto technology but hasn’t taken any official position on it.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Court revokes ex-banker’s bail in alleged forgery trial

A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has revoked the bail granted to a former banker, Chester Ukandu, who is standing trial for alleged forgery and impersonation.

Fake army officer faces trial in Lagos

A 26-year-old man, Nonso Nwosy, on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court over alleged impersonation and possession of the Nigeria Army uniform.
Emmanuel Okeke Osita

Police arrest ex-task force chief for defrauding jobseekers

The police have arrested a former Director-General, National Task force to Combat Illegal Importation, Smuggling of Small Arms, and Light Weapons, Osita Okereke, for allegedly defrauding job seekers of millions of naira.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

Man convicted over N13 million pension fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal office, today April 8, 2019, secured the conviction of a pension fraudster, Akpudili Christian Anayo before Justice K.I Okpe of the state High, court Enugu, sitting in Enugu State.
Ikenga Ugochinyere

CUPP asks DSS to arrest, prosecute Lawal Daura for impersonation

The Coalition of United Political Parties on Tuesday commended the Department of State Services for issuing a disclaimer on its former Director-General, Lawal Daura.
Muhammad Jibrilla Bindow

Court fixes March 1 to decide Governor Bindow’s alleged certificate forgery case

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Apo, has fixed March 1 to deliver judgment in a suit alleging that Governor Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa State, submitted forged certificates to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

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