A Nigerian woman, Odujole Folashade docked for N2.4m American visa fraud

“Folashade Odujole” was on Monday appeared before an Ota Magistrates’Court in Ogun state after she was charged with American visa fraud, a crime she allegedly committed two years ago.

“According to Withinnaigeria, 50 years old “Odujole” whose address was not stated in court, is facing a two-count charge of obtaining money under false pretence and fraud.”

The prosecuting officer, Insp. E.O. Adaraloye, told the court that “Odujole” committed the offences sometime in July 2018 at Adalemo area, Sango-Ota.

“Adaraloye” said that defendant collected N2.4 million from the complainant, Micheal Opaleye, to assist him to procure America visa, which she did not carry out.

“The defendant converted the money to personal use instead of fulfilling the agreement between them,” he said.

“Adaraloye” said that the offences contravened Sections 419 and 516 of the Criminal Code Cap 38, Law of Federation 2004.

(“Odujole” pleaded not guilty to the charge ).

“The Magistrate, Mrs A.O. Adeyemi, admitted “Odujole” to bail in the sum of N500,000 with two sureties in like sum.”

“Adeyemi” said that the sureties must reside within the court’s jurisdiction and be gainfully employed with evidence of tax payment to Ogun Government. The case was adjourned till 30 September for hearing.

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Odujole Folashade docked for N2.4m American visa fraud

Article Source, Withinnaigeria.com

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