Four men accused of tampering with MTN facilities, defrauding subscribers get N10m bail

Four men, Richard Ironba Edemdem, Samuel Okpapi, Nelson Ojovbo and Bamigbade Olushola, who were arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for alleged tampering with MTN facilities and defrauding subscribers to the tune of N37 million, were today admitted bail in the sum of N10 million with one surety each. The four men were arraigned before Justice Mohammed Liman’s court last Wednesday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday, on offences bordering on four counts charges of conspiracy, alleged unlawfully disabling Double Opt In (DOI) features on…

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Four contract staff remanded over alleged N38m fraud

Four men, Richard Ironba Edemdem, Samuel Okpapi, Nelson Ojovbo Bamigbade Olushola, who were contract staff with a telecommunication firm, have been remanded in the custody of Nigerian Correctional Services (NCS) arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged cybercrime and N36, 837, 438.20 million fraud. Justice Mohammed Liman who presided over the court made the remand order after they pleaded not guilty to the charges of conspiracy, unlawful tampering with telecommunications gadget and fraud, leveled against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Justice Liman said the…

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