EFCC arrests man for N14m employment scam

Operatives of the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) have arrested Hassan Babangida Hassan for alleged felony conspiracy, employment scam and forgery.

Based on an announcement by Wilson Uwujaren, head of media and publicity of the fee, he was arrested in Kano, on Wednesday, September7, 2022 based mostly on alleged fraudulent claims of being an employment agent that might safe jobs for candidates in several ministries and parastatals.

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He allegedly defrauded an applicant, Usman Rilwan, of the sum of N14,950, 000, within the guise of getting a paid job for him.

Rilwan alleged that he paid the suspect the cash as a “facilitation price” to “course of” the provide of the job.

Hassan allegedly issued his sufferer an appointment letter, which upon presentation was found to be faux

The assertion famous that the suspect could be charged to courtroom as quickly as investigations are concluded.

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