Friday, 28 October 2016

Woman Sentenced to 90-Years in Prison for Defrauding Students Seeking Admission

Woman sentence to 90 years in prison by the Federal High Court in Enugu State South-East Nigeria.
According to source the woman identified as Mrs. Chika Charles has been sentenced to 90-Years in Prison by a Federal High Court in Enugu State for defrauding students seeking admission into Enugu State University of Science and Technology ESUT to the tune of 5.6million Naira.
Source said the statement released by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission EFCC read in part, “The convict obtained the money from her victims under the pretense of helping them gain admission into the university through her unregistered Non-Governmental Organization NGO known as Bold and Dynamic Gender Initiative.
Furthermore, it was learnt that she was arrested in 2007 after one of her victims sent a petition to EFCC concerning her fraudulent act.

Source said, the jail term comprises three years on each of the 30 count charge and will run concurrently from the date of her conviction.