A fraudster who impersonated Nigerian actor Frederick Leonard and defrauded a woman of N104 million was arrested. Frederick Leonard responded.
The FCT High Court in Kuje heard the case against the imposter known as Kelvin Aisosa Orhue after the EFCC had taken him into custody. By exploiting Frederick Lenoard’s identity, he is said to have defrauded Cheryldene Cook of N104 million.
The imposter plead guilty, was found guilty, and was given a year in prison with the option of paying a fine of N1,000,000 (one million Naira).
As he shared the information, Frederick wrote on his page:
“The Face of A CRIMINAL ! Another Frederick Leonard IMPERSONATOR Caught by the EFCC @officialefcc.
The Desperate women who indulge these Impostors on unverified Accounts (No Blue Tick) Then Get Scammed, Run to My Main Account to Rant Sh!t will turn a Blind Eye to this Post.
These Desperate Ladies must have A Lot of Money to waste in this harsh Global Economy. You Transfer A Huge Amount of Money to Someone you have NEVER Met Physically and you Say your Brain is working right.. As For the Lazy Nigerian Youths who are IMPOSTORS, More Will be Caught. WE ARE ON IT!
Still on impersonation, WITHIN NIGERIA recalls a man was also sent to prison for impersonating popular Nollywood actor, Bolanle Ninalowo aka Nino B.
On Friday, February 17, 2023, Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Warri, convicted and sentenced the man, Omoghan Destiny Igbinosa, to prison on separate one count charge of impersonation and obtaining by false pretence, just months after the actor cried out about it.