Emeka Emmanuel, a 29-year-old man has been arrested for parading himself as a staffer of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, The Politico has learnt.
Emmanuel is alleged to have fleeced innocent citizens under the pretense of providing them employment with the EFCC as operatives.
He was arrested on the 14/09/2019 at about 1100hrs at Iyana Iba and he was in possession of a fake EFCC ID card which he used in parading himself as an EFCC operative.
One Olaposi Semiu ‘m’ of Agbara, Lagos, one of his victims, told police investigators that the suspect collected the sum of N51,000 from him over a month ago with a promise of securing employment for his son as an EFCC operative.
The suspect has confessed to the crime.
He was also found operating illegal medical facility in his residence. Other items recovered include medical equipment and fake certificates.