Man impersonates Commissioner of Police, dupes Senator of N1.8m
Man impersonates Commissioner of Police
An Ibrahim Mohammed Maigandi was Today arrested for posing as the #Zamfara chief of police, Usman Nagogo, and cheating the senator, Zamfara West, Lawali Hassan Dan Iya, with N 1.8 million.
He was caught after the police received a report from Senator Iya that a man who claimed to be CP Usman Nagogo called him and asked for a Sallah gift.
When the suspect called, the senator instructed his assistant to collect the suspect’s account number and transfer 200,000 N to him.
Then Maigandi called again and told him that he had given him nine slots for Cadet ASP’s and Cadet Inspectors and asked the Senator to pay N2 million for all niches.
The Senator again instructed his PA to pay N1.6 million into the suspect’s account number.