• Fake currency peddler arrested in Delta after duping victim N1.7 million

    Fake currency peddler arrested in Delta after duping victim N1.7 million

    The Delta State Police Command has paraded one Orjiakor Chima, before newsmen in Delta for allegedly defrauding his victim, Abdullahi Shuaibu, to the tune of N1, 794, 500, during exchange of euro currency.

    CP, Zanna Ibrahim, Delta state Commissioner of Police, who paraded the suspect with the fake currency notes, said Shuaibu realized hours after the transaction, that the suspect had duped him.

    Chima, 30, a resident of 34 Amafeke Street, in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State, went to his […]

  • Man, 31, jailed for duping police officer in Benue

    Man, 31, jailed for duping police officer in Benue

    A Makurdi Magistrates’ Court on Thursday sentenced 31-year-old applicant, Gideon Chubu, to 12 months imprisonment for impersonating a soldier and duping a mobile police officer of N40,000.

    Mr. Chubu was arraigned on a two-count charge, bordering on cheating and impersonation, punishable under Section 326 of the Penal Code Laws of Benue, 2004.

    The Magistrate, Lillian Tsumba, sentenced Mr. Chubu to 12 months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to the crime and begged the court for leniency.

    Ms. Tsumba, who noted that the convict […]

  • 64-year-old Woman Arraigned in Court for Duping Company of N3m

    64-year-old Woman Arraigned in Court for Duping Company of N3m

    An elderly woman who allegedly duped a victim of a huge sum of money in a land sale scam is being made to face the tune of her music in court.

    A 64-year-woman, Iyabo Adeoti, was on Friday arraigned at the Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for duping a company of N3m.

    According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Adeoti, a trader, who lives at No. 6, Old Otta Road, Alagbado, Lagos, is now facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and […]