Internet fraud: Kwara Court orders man to control traffic for months


One Kolade Balogun has been convicted of internet fraud and ordered to control traffic for three months with N50,000 fine.

Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of an Ilorin High Court handed down the judgment on Friday.

Balogun was found guilty of the internet fraud charge the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, pressed against him.

He was found out to have posed as a white man named Mr William Davis, alias Behemooth, to an unsuspected white woman on a dating site, SeekingArrangement with the view to swindle the lady.

In her judgement, Oyinloye ordered Balogun to pay a N50,000 fine, as well as controlling traffic at Government Reservation Area, GRA Ilorin, precisely the junction behind the state Ministry of Physical Planning from August 17 to October 17.

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