A Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin has sentenced a 24 year old undergraduate, Salau Olumide to three months Community Service over his roles on Offences that borders on internet fraud.
The Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC) had dragged the Convict before the Court Presided over by Justice Sikiru Oyinloye on a one count charge punishable under section 324 of the penal code law.
According to this Judgement, The 24 year old Olumide is to sweep the popular Tanke Road starting from GTB junction to Abulennla furniture, University Road, Tanke, Ilorin, starting from 7th of September to 7th of December 2020.
” This Honourable Court sentences you, Salau Olumide to pay a fine of fifty thousand naira, he’s sentenced to perform a Community Service by clearing and sweeping the road and drainages along the road leading to Tanke from GTB junction through to the junction close to Abulenla furniture ”
” The Convict is to make himself available to the non custodial service unit of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Madala, Ilorin for proper profiling and documentation, failure to do so would attract him six months imprisonment ”
” The Convict is to provide notes on or immediately after 7th of December 2020 to the Chief Registrar of the High Court of Justice, Kwara State, confirming that the convict Convict actually performs or observes the non custodial sentence ” Oyinloye said
The Charge reads “That you, SALAU OLUMIDE (a.k.a Rick Freeman) between November, 2017- August, 2018 at Ilorin, Kwara State within the jurisdiction of this Honorable Court attempted to cheat by personation by pretending to be one Rick Freeman, a white Caucasian with a yahoo account; firstname.lastname@example.org and thereby committed an offence contrary to Section 95 and 321 of the Penal Code Law and punishable under Section 324 of the same Law”