Undergraduate Student Of Sokoto, Joseph Philip Sentenced To 10Yrs In Jail Over Cyber Crime

Date: 23-07-2021 8:16 pm (2 months ago) | Author: onuigbo felicia
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An undergraduate of Sokoto State University, Joseph Oladapo Philip, has been sentenced to 10-year imprisonment for cyber fraud.

Philip was jailed after being found guilty of dishonestly representing himself as an American soldier serving in Afghanistan and obtaining the said sum by false pretence.

He was arraigned by the Sokoto Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on a one-count charge.

According to the charge, Joseph cheated Lisa Farley from North Carolina and Joey Jaitrong by dishonestly deceiving them to collect the total sum of $18,700.

He presented himself to them as a United States soldier deployed to Afghanistan.

The accused pleaded guilty to the charge.

Justice Sifawa convicted him and sentenced him to 10 years imprisonment with an option of N500, 000.00 fine.

He was also ordered to pay the sum of $18,700 United States Dollars as restitution to the victim through the EFCC.

Posted: at 23-07-2021 08:16 PM (2 months ago) | Hero
- martiniquez at 23-07-2021 09:13 PM (2 months ago)
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Personally, as long as Afrikans are not scamming their fellow Afrikans, all black people in the world, they should not be punished.
Posted: at 23-07-2021 09:13 PM (2 months ago) | Newbie
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- Dopybadass at 23-07-2021 10:11 PM (2 months ago)
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How can you sentence him to 10 years  Shocked
Posted: at 23-07-2021 10:11 PM (2 months ago) | Upcoming
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- gogoman at 23-07-2021 10:33 PM (2 months ago)
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Posted: at 23-07-2021 10:33 PM (2 months ago) | Addicted Hero
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