DPP, Police tango over trial of developer who duped 297 people of N65m

Further hearing on the bail application of a developer, Alabi Tesleem Idowu, who was accused of defrauding 297 accommodation seekers of N65 million, in Lagos State, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, was stalled today. The developer was on August 11, dragged before the court presided over by Justice Nicholas Oweibo by the men of the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) Ikoyi, Lagos, on 251 counts charge of conspiracy, obtaining under false pretence and fraud. The offences according to the prosecuting Police Officer, Barrister Chukwu Agwu,┬áis contrary to and punishable…

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DPP takes over prosecution of developer who duped 297 people of N65m

The Lagos State’s Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP) today, signified its intention before a Federal High Court, Lagos, to take over the prosecution of a developer, Alabi Tesleem Idowu, who allegedly defrauded 297 accommodation seekers in Ketu area of the State, from the Special Police Fraud Unit (SPFU). The developer was arraigned before the court presided over by Justice Nicholas Oweibo, on August 11, by the men of SPFU on 251 counts charge of conspiracy, obtaining under false pretence and fraud. The offences according to the prosecuting Police Officer, Barrister…

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