The Edo State police command on today, Friday 8th November 2019 paraded a 42-year old man by the name Uchenna Duru, who has been posing as a lawyer to defraud various individuals. He recently defrauded one Abdulahi Ruth of Airforce School of an undisclosed amount of money and her Toyota car with registration number GU-514-LV.
During the investigation by the police, it was revealed that they also arrested one Madam Adams Dora. Madam Adams was suspected to be allegedly involved in the crime. However, she denied any involvement in the case. Madam Adams went on to place an official report that Duru fraudulently obtained one million Naira and an additional N1.5 million from her to buy a vehicle with the promise of getting married to her.
Similarly, in this case, a woman who has been identified as Angela Maidoki was also arrested by a troop of four brigades of the Nigerian Army at Benin along Agbor Road while wearing military camouflage uniform. She has however been handed over to the police.
On due interrogation by the operatives of the squad, she confessed that her late husband was a lance corporal in the Nigerian Army until his demise in 2017 in Maiduguri while fighting Boko Haram. Angela Maidoki revealed that she uses the army uniform to escort vehicles from one place to another in order to take care of herself and family.
She is also going to go to court as she is presently awaiting trial.