Man Arraigned After Alleged Duping Two Lovers Planning Overseas Wedding

Posted on June 5, 2017
 CYRIACUS IZUEKWE
A 42-year old man, Ify Anthony has landed in trouble after he frustrated moves by two lovers to travel abroad to consummate their marriage.
P.M.EXPRESS gathered that the lovers in question, Felix Akpowowo and his lover, Kelechi Ahuchama were among those Anthony allegedly defrauded million of naira under false pretence of procuring for them traveling documents for greener pasture abroad.
The incident happened at a popular hotel in Egan in the outskirt of Lagos, where the victims met Anthony.
The Delta State-born Anthony who had similar fraud allegation matter before the same court of obtaining money from some victims under the false pretense and ended up defrauding them before he escaped.
However, he was later arrested and arraigned before the same Ejigbo Magistrates court were he was granted bail.
When he was taken to Igando police station, he admitted that he obtained the money from the victims and had spent the money but promised to pay back.
P.M.EXPRESS gathered that after Anthony obtained the money from the victims, he went and lodged in a hotel where he lavished the money before he was eventually arrested and taken to court.
He pleaded not guilty.
The presiding Magistrate, Mr Akeem Fashola granted Anthony bail in the sum of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum.
He was remanded in prison custody pending when he will perfect his bail conditions.
The matter was adjourned till 3 July 2017.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Latest News

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The police at Area M Command, Idimu, Lagos has arrested a crippled... Continue
On Tuesday, December 12, it turned 20 years that Nigeria’s popular gospel music maestro,... Continue
PAUL IYOGHOJIE Concerned Nigerians who have been following the protest in recent times by... Continue
OLUCHI TOBEX TOBE-CHUKWU/ Kano The Chairman of Kano State Sports Commission, Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima... Continue
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the registration of 21 new political... Continue
 EJIMONU UDENKA  A desperate move by Iyom Uche Ekwunife, who lost the disputed Senate seat... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Residents wondered what would have been the motive for a young man,... Continue
Security agents and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) monitoring team have discovered 144 trucks... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE Juju music maestro, King Sunny Ade will be leading over 100 artistes... Continue
The widely celebrated comedy pioneer Ali Baba has promised fans that the upcoming edition... Continue