The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Ondo State Command has arrested a notorious suspect who specializes in swindling desperate job seekers to the amount of One million Nine Hundred Thousand Naira (#1.9Million).
While Parading the suspect named Ige Ayodele aged(44years) from Okuta Elerinla Estate, Akure Ondo State; The State Commandant of the Ondo NSCDC, Dr Hammed Abodunrin said the Counter Terrorist Unit of the Command has being on a hunt for the suspect due to series of complaints by over 19 victims.
The Suspect, Ige Ayodele confessed that he has a network of connections of Job offer with a supposed aid to a top Government functionary. Hence, he collected a whopping sum of #1.9 Million Naira from the victims between November 2019 and May 2020.
Investigation revealed that the suspect took a sum of #1.3 Million by Bank transfer to his personal Account number: First Bank 2024392758. From the statement volunteered by the Suspect he claimed to have sent the money to one Mr Adu for the job slot for NDLEA, Civil Defence and Federal Lecturing job having taken their Credentials as well. Every effort to resolve the matter amicably proved abortive rather; Ige Ayodele repeatedly threatened the victims.
At the expiration of our Investigation, the suspect will be charged to Court for the violation of Section 112 of the Criminal Code Act 2006 and other extant laws; the NSCDC as a Security Agency detest any act of obtaining by false pretense and job racketeering, the general public and desperate job hunters are to refrain from giving money to fraudsters to avoid being swindled.
On behalf of the Commandant General, Ahmed Abubakar Audi PhD, mni. the NSCDC Ondo Command is appealing to the public to be patient and remain calm till the final recruitment process is concluded. Therefore, any one caught in the act of obtaining money from innocent people would be charged to Court and made to face the music.
DSC Olufemi Omole
Public Relations Officer
NSCDC Ondo Command.