A 60-year-old man, Charles Jide-Oni, who claimed to be a professor and lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, has been arraigned before a Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos State, for fraud aka yahoo yahoo.
He was charged to court for obtaining money under false pretence and engaging in advance fee fraud.
The alleged professor was arraigned before Justice Nicholas Oweibo, the Federal High Court vacation judge for the Southwest zone, on Wednesday, September 4, 2019.
The EFCC has presented incriminating evidence of Jide-Oni’s use of fronts for his false pretense to swindle targets of millions.
Due to the bail application filed and argued by his lawyer on his behalf, Justice Oweibo granted Jide-Oni bail to the tune of N10 million and two sureties in like sum.