The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) has arraigned a social media influencer, Adedamola Adewale Rukayat (aka Adeherself).
She was arraigned earlier than Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Particular Offence Courtroom sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, on one-count cost of possession of fraudulent paperwork.
Adeherself was arrested following intelligence obtained on the actions of some alleged web fraudsters in Lekki, Lagos.
The depend learn: “That you simply, Adewale Adedamola Rukayat, on or concerning the 15th day of June, 2020 in Lagos, inside 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 recognized, was false and thereby dedicated an offence opposite to Part 6 (8) (b) and 1 (3) (d) of the Advance Charge Fraud and Different Fraud Associated Offences Act No. 14 of 2006″.
The accused pleaded not responsible to the cost.
Prosecution counsel, S. O. Daji, requested the court docket for a trial date.
He prayed that Adeherself be remanded within the custody of the Nigerian Correctional Service, NCS.
Defence counsel knowledgeable the court docket of an utility for his consumer and in addition prayed for a brief date to allow its listening to.
Justice Solebo adjourned the matter to July 13, 2020 for listening to of the bail utility.
She ordered the defendant to be remanded within the EFCC custody.