Sales rep, two others in court for cheating flour mills of N5m
The police on Tuesday arraigned a sales representative, Shefiu Bolaji, 27, and two others for allegedly cheating Flour Mills of N5 million. According to the News Agency of Nigeria( NAN) the police charged Bolaji, Olayiwola Kamilu, 30 and Awere Fatai, 50 with criminal breach of trust, cheating, misappropriation and dishonestly receiving stolen property.
The Prosecuting Counsel, Insp. Al-Hassan
The Defence Counsel, Isa Suleiman applied for the bail of the accused persons, saying that they have showed remorse and promised to refund all the money. Suleiman said that the accused persons have refunded N1.3 million out of the N5 million and they have promised to pay the remaining balance of N3. 7 million. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Ibijoke Olawoyin, admitted the accused to bail in the sum of N250,000 each with two sureties each in like sum. Olawoyin adjourned the case until Aug. 8 for report of full payment of the money.