Woman Arrested By EFCC For Impersonation And Fraud In Abia

The economic and financial crimes commission EFCC has arraigned a woman known as Chinwe Odoemelam.

The suspect who was arraigned yesterday December 3,2020 by justice Evelyn Anyadike at the federal high court in Umuahia ,AbiaState.

She was arrested for impersonating/acting as a contractor for Nigerian Immigration Service NIS and fraudulently collecting a sum of N4.5m from some clients.

She however pleaded not guilty in which the prosecuting counsel Nwandu Ukoha prayed the court for a trial date and the suspect should be remanded in a correctional center in Abia.

Her counsel Mbanaso Esq appealed to the judge to grant the bail of his client. She has however been remanded in Umuahia medium correctional center and adjourned till December 11,2020 for hearing of her bail application.

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