Adedamola Adewale Rukayat (aka Adeherself) Adeherself who was accused by Nigeria’s principal anti-graft company, Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) of being ‘cyber picker’ for her ally has immediately been arraigned earlier than the court docket.
She was arraigned earlier than Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Particular Offence Courtroom sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, on a one-count cost of possession of fraudulent paperwork.
Recall that we reported earlier that the US authorities indicted six Nigerians for participating in a cyber act concentrating on a number of companies and people inside Northern American nation.
Adeherself arrest was effected following experiences on fraudulent actions of some alleged web fraudsters in Lekki, Lagos.
The rely learn: “That you simply, Adewale Adedamola Rukayat, on or concerning the 15th day of June, 2020 in Lagos, throughout the jurisdiction of this honourable court docket, with intent to defraud, had in your possession paperwork entitled “WhatsAPP”, which representations you knew or should have identified, was false and thereby dedicated an offence opposite to Part 6 (8) (b) and 1 (3) (d) of the Advance Price Fraud and Different Fraud Associated Offences Act No. 14 of 2006″.
She, nonetheless, pleaded not responsible to the cost.
Prosecution counsel, S. O. Daji, requested the court docket to offer a trial date, whereas additionally pleading the remand of Adeherself within the custody of the Nigerian Correctional Service, NCS.
Justice Solebo adjourned the matter to July 13, 2020 for listening to of the bail software, whereas ordering that the defendant be remanded within the EFCC custody.