March 31, 2017 – Photo: Tinubu, Saraki & Rotimi Amaechi’s Impersonators Arrested In Hotel In Kaduna State After Duping Victims Of N20Million
4 suspected fraudsters who specialised in cloning mobile numbers of politicians, ministers and aides to Buhari have been arrested by the police.
The suspects identified as 47-year-old Ogogo Ovie (High Chief), 25-year-old Idah Samuel, 40-year-old Eragbe Abdulazeez and 49-year-old Oshamoto Babatunde were picked up at a luxury hotel in Kaduna state on Tuesday after police received complaints from victims duped of N20million.
During their arrest, 14 mobile phones SIM cards registered with names of top politicians were found in the hotel room.
The syndicate have impersonated Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun, APC leader Tinubu, Transportation minister Rotimi Amaechi Senate President Saraki, and many top government officials in the past.
A police source said the suspects had confessed to impersonating several prominent citizens.