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Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Magistrates' Court Sentenced Man 5 years over job scam

A Magistrates' Court in Minna on Wednesday condemned one Ahmed Suleiman to 5 years detainment over a business trick and pantomime.

The convict had been docked close by Augustine Chima a week ago Wednesday on a five-check charge of connivance, pantomime, rupture of put stock in, duping and misappropriation.

The offenses contradicted Sections 97, 179, 312, 322 and 309 of the Penal Code separately.

The prosecutor, Cpl. Husseini Paiko, had told the court that 10 people held up a protestation with the Commissioner of Police in Niger against Suleiman on July 6.

Paiko said that the complainants were reached by the primary blamed who presented himself as an officer in the Federal Ministry of Defense Headquarters, Abuja.

He said that Suleiman gathered N659,000 from the complainants on the appearance of securing occupations for them in the Nigerian Army, Nigeria Immigration Service, Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps and Fire Service.

Paiko said that the complainants couldn't achieve Suleiman for refresh at work position after they paid the cash to him.

As indicated by him, amid police examination, Suleiman was captured and he admitted to gathering the sum and transmitting same to Chima who additionally guaranteed to work at the Defense Headquarters.

At the point when the charge was perused to the denounced people, Suleiman confessed while Chima denied the affirmation.

The prosecutor supplicated the court to attempt the principal charged individual summarily in accordance with Section 157 of the Criminal Procedure Code.

He additionally protested safeguard for Chima and petitioned God for a dismissal to empower the police finish it's examination.

In her administering, the directing Magistrate, Mrs Fatima Auna, condemned Suleiman to 12 months in jail for each charge, to run successively, with a choice of fine of N10,000 for every offense.

Auna requested Suleiman to likewise pay back the N659,000 he gathered from the complainants.

She likewise requested Chima to be remanded in jail authority and suspended the case to August 2 for additionally specify.