June 25, 2014 – Nigerian Fraudster Arrested In Dubai For Spending Fake Dollars; Lateef Adedoja Detained By Bur Dubai Police
A notorious con man identified as Lateed Adedoja has been arrested in Dubai for allegedly spending fake currencies, forgery of documents and many other offenses.
The 29-year-old fraudster has been wanted for long before he was eventually arrested in Dubai.
Adedoja duped a Nigerian businessman of 15 million naira. He allegedly collected money in installments from the businessman through his Nigerian bank account but did not keep his own side of their business bargain.
His victim traced him to Dubai and reported him to the police for fraud. Adedoja who has several Nigerians under the guise of being the MD/CEO of a number of companies namely, Nextcom Data Processing Ltd., Data Star Solutions and Pizza Pot Restaurant, all based in Dubai.
Adedoja also allegedly deceived his victims at different times that he was a manufacturers’ representative, bureau de change operator and an employment agent recruiting for companies in the United Arab Emirates.
The suspect allegedly operated from Suite 10, 18th Floor, Silver Tower; Business Bay, Dubai before he was arrested by the police on Wednesday, 18 June, 2014.
He is currently in detention at Bur Dubai Police Headquarter.