A Federal High Court sitting in Warri, Delta State has convicted and
sentenced to two years imprisonment one Ighofose Oyoma. Ighofose was
first arraigned by the EFCC, on 3rd May, 2016 on a seven count charge
bordering on Conspiracy, Forgery and Obtaining Money by False Pretence
to the tune of Nine Thousand Two Hundred United States Dollars ($9,200).
Upon his arraignment, the convict pleaded not guilty
to the charge, but later changed his plea to “guilty”.
Justice E. A. Obile consequently convicted Ighofose and sentenced him to
two years imprisonment with an option of N300,000.00 (three hundred
thousand naira) fine to be forfeited to Federal Government.
He also ordered that the payment receipt be deposited to the court
Ighofose was arrested sometime in May, 2015 in Calabar, Cross River
State following intelligence report on his involvement in internet