Man arraigned over N800, 000 obtained under pretence


Lagos — A businessman, Emeka Nwosu, who allegedly obtained the sum of N800, 000 belonging to one Miss Dorothy Awoge, under pretence of supplying electronics, was, yesterday, arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

Nwosu, 45, is facing a three-count charge of conspiracy, fraud and stealing.
The defendant, who resides at Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos, was docked before Magistrate B.O Osunsanmi.

The prosecutor, Inspector Samson Ekikere, told the court that the accused obtained the money from Miss Dorothy Awoge.
Ekikere said the suspect fraudulently obtained the money and did not supply the promised electronics.

Magistrate Osunsanmi granted Nwosu bail in the sum of N200, 000 and adjourned the case to May 22, 2013, for trial.

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