2nd August, 2011
A Lagos-based lawyer, Isaac Adiatu, 42, was on Tuesday arraigned before an Ikeja magistrateâ€™s court over alleged fraud and forgery.
Adiatu was arraigned alongside Amos Olawale, 44, and Nosa Ogbebor, 47, before Magistrate O.A. Akinde, who held brief for Magistrate E.O. Ogunkanmi, on a five-count charge bordering on conspiracy to commit felony to wit, forgery and fraud.
The prosecutor, ASP L.O. Mamah alleged that the accused persons with others at large had on 2 November 2006 forged a sworn affidavit, police report and a Lagos State electronic tax clearance certificate.
They were also alleged to have forged a letter of consent, Certified True Copy (CTC) of Certificate of Occupancy of a block of flats located in Ijaiye Ojokoro area of Lagos belonging to Yekini Kehinde.