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Police arraign man, 35, over alleged fraud

Mr Muhammed Abudullahi, 35, on Friday appeared before an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan, Oyo State, for allegedly fraudulently collecting N2 million from a company.

Abdullahi who pleaded not guilty, is facing a two-count charge of obtaining money under false pretences and stealing.

The Prosecutor, Sgt. Philip Amusan, told the court that the defendant on Jan. 10, at about 1. p.m, at Suit 3 Divine Imperial Plaza, Akala Express, Ibadan, allegedly collected N2 million from African Agro Trading and Fumigation Ltd.

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He said that the defendant allegedly collected the money on the pretext to supply 40 bags of soya beans to the company but failed to do so.

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He said the offence contravened Section 419 and Section 390(9) of the Criminal Laws of Oyo State, 2000.

The Magistrate, Mrs Abimbola Amole-Ajimoti, granted the defendant bail in the sum of N1 million with two sureties in like sum.

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The case was adjourned till March 22 for hearing

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