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Two Convicted For Fraud In Calabar

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, in Uyo on Friday arraigned  two fraudsters before Justice Simon Amobeda of the Federal High Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River state.

The convicts; Okanezi David Tamunonengiyeofori and Unuafe Robert Oghenetejiri, were convicted on a separate one-count charge bordering on impersonation and obtaining by false pretence.

Their journey to prison started when Oghenetejiri fraudulently obtained the sum of N492, 000.00 (Four hundred and ninety two thousand naira) from one Julius Austin Nkpung after hacking into the electronic identity of his UBA account, while Tamunonengiyeofori was convicted for impersonating one James Ogbonda in order to gain monetary advantage for himself from unsuspecting victims.

The duo pleaded “guilty” to the charges preferred against them.

In view of their guilty pleas, the Prosecuting Counsel, Joshua Abolarin, prayed the court to invoke Section 270 (9) and (10a) of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act in convicting the offenders. The prosecution equally informed the court of the plea agreements dated November 19, 2020, entered by the guilty duo and the prosecution, and adopted same for the prosecution.

The defence counsel, C. N. Nweke raised no objection, but prayed the court to tamper justice with mercy during sentencing, because, according to him, they were first time offenders.

Delivering judgement, the presiding Judge, Justice Amobeda convicted the accused persons and sentenced them accordingly, in accordance with the provisions of the extant laws.

“I have considered all the factors, particularly the fact that the convicts are first-time offenders and who have exhibited sincere penitence in the circumstance rather than insist on their inalienable rights to trial.

”They pleaded guilty, thereby saving tax payers resources and the time of this court”, the Judge said.

They were both sentenced to 3months imprisonment each. While Tamunonengiyeofori was given the option of a fine of N150,000.00 and ordered to restitute N250,000.00 to his victim through the prosecution, Oghenetejiri was given the option of fine of N200,000.00 and was also ordered to restitute the sum of N492,000.00 to his victim through the prosecution.

The court also ordered that the convicts forfeit every instrument used in committing the crimes to the Federal Government.

Justice Amobeda also ordered the convicts to make an undertaking to the prosecution to be of good behaviour and never to be involved in any form of crime.

They have been remanded at the Commissions facility in Uyo, pending the fulfilment of their fines and restitutions.

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My 4-year-old daughter, Mitchell is not mine

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Nigerian singer, Duncan Mighty, recently left his fans uneasy after making serious allegations against his wife, Vivian, and her family.



According to the music star, his wife once confessed to him about how she and her family were in awe of his numerous properties and plotted to kill him to have control over them.

In a new post on his verified Instagram page, Duncan Mighty revealed that he is not the biological father of his 4-year-old daughter, Mitchell.

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“Move Out Before It’s Too Late” – Nigerians Warn Woman After She Found This In Her Newly Rented House (PHOTOS)

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A Nigerian lady known as @missjellinsky has posted photos of the very weird thing she found in her basement of a new house she just moved into.

The lady said she found the head of a doll stuck in her basement wall and sharing the photos on her Twitter page, she wrote,


“My sister moved into a new house and found this in the wall of her basement,

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Whiles many social media users contemplate and wonder how the doll ended up stuck in the wall, the lady has been advised to move out of the house as early as possible if she really cherishes her life.

See some of the reactions,

@ASingleBlackFe wrote,

“Nah.
It ain’t her house no more, Move
Why didn’t she check the basement before?!”

@HannahBeckel wrote,

“Either someone purposely put it there for the long con of freaking people out, OR its the very essence of evil ready to reek havoc on anyone who steps foot in that house.
Have fun figuring out which it is!”

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“Move Out Before It’s Too Late” – Nigerians Warn Woman After She Found This In Her Newly Rented House (PHOTOS)

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A Nigerian lady known as @missjellinsky has posted photos of the very weird thing she found in her basement of a new house she just moved into.

The lady said she found the head of a doll stuck in her basement wall and sharing the photos on her Twitter page, she wrote,


“My sister moved into a new house and found this in the wall of her basement,

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Whiles many social media users contemplate and wonder how the doll ended up stuck in the wall, the lady has been advised to move out of the house as early as possible if she really cherishes her life.

See some of the reactions,

@ASingleBlackFe wrote,

“Nah.
It ain’t her house no more, Move
Why didn’t she check the basement before?!”

@HannahBeckel wrote,

“Either someone purposely put it there for the long con of freaking people out, OR its the very essence of evil ready to reek havoc on anyone who steps foot in that house.
Have fun figuring out which it is!”

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