A 24-year-old unemployed man, Ajibola Odusanya, on Tuesday, appeared before a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defrauding his two friends of 880,000.
The prosecutor, ASP. Ben Ekundayo told the Court that the defendant committed the offences in February in Victoria Island, Lagos.
Ekundayo said the defendant fraudulently collected 685,000 from Mr Folorunsho Adeboya and N195,000 from Mr Aliyu Shittu.
Ekundayo said the offences Contravened Sections 287 and 314 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs O.O. Oshin, granted the defendant bail in the sum of N250,000 with one surety in like sum.
Oshin adjourned the case until April 13 for mention. (NAN)