Thursday, November 16, 2017 11:11 am
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Ehioboh Lucky, 24, for impersonating Dr. Mike Adenuga.
The suspect was arrested on Monday 6th of November following a complaint by one Mr Abiola Olalekan Ogunseye whom Lucky has defrauded of N1,028,770.
Ehioboh who hails from Edo State opened a Facebook account with the name and picture of the business mogul which he has been using to defraud members of the public.
One of his victims, Abiola Olalekan Ogunseye came into contact with him on Facebook where he promised to get employment for him at Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC).
The victim was asked to pay the sum of N1.5 million to settle some members of management board of the cooperation who will influence his appointment into office. The sum of N1,028,770 had so far been paid to Lucky before the victim realized that he is a fraudster.
Mr Abiola lodged a complaint via a petition to the Commissioner of Police and the Officer in charge of Anti Kidnapping and Cultism Csp Opeyemi Kujoore was directed to go after the suspect.
Recovered from him are one Iphone 6, one dell laptop, eight different Sim cards, five different ATM cards and one international passport.
The Commissioner of police,CP Ahmed Iliyasu promised to charge the suspect to court with immediate effect.