Court jails two internet fraudsters in Edo state

Court jails two internet fraudsters in Edo State

Court jails two internet fraudsters in Edo State. Thenigeriafm.com news  Today July 9, 2021, Justice Efe Ikponmwonba of the Edo State High Court, Benin City, convicted and sentenced two

Court jails two internet fraudsters in Edo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      Internet fraudsters, Theophilus Marvis Nnana and Samuel Oboh to two years imprisonment for both of them which was presented by EFCC to the court of law. Court jails two internet fraudsters in Edo State

Court jails two internet fraudsters in Edo State

 

 

 

 

 

 

both of them were arraigned on one count charge each of impersonation contrary to and punishable under section 484 of the Criminal Code Cap 48 Laws of Bendel State of Nigeria (As applicable in Edo State) 1976 and punishable under the same section.NIN Registration enrollment in Nigeria and Needs

 

 

 

 

The charge against Nnana reads:” that you Theophilus Marvis Nnana (a.k.a Tony Gardner) on or about 9th day of March, 2021, in Benin City, Edo State within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court did with intent to defraud, falsely represented yourself to be Tony Gardner by using Facebook Account address via the email lifesweet636@gmail.com and thereby committed an offense”.

The both defendants pleaded guilty to the charges levied against them 

 

 

 

 

In view of their plea, the prosecution counsel, Austin Ozigbu prayed the court to convict and sentence the defendants accordingly. However, counsel to the defendants, John Okhuihievbe and Bridget Ambrose pleaded with the court to temper justice with mercy.

 

Court jails two internet fraudsters in Edo state

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Justice Ikponwonba convicted and sentenced the defendants to two (2) years imprisonment each with an option of Two hundred thousand naira ( N200,000 ) fine. EFCC

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