One Okechukwu Chinedu Kenneth (39) who dupes people on the false claim that he works for Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state has been arrested.
In a statement Enugu Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Daniel Ndukwe, ASP, said the fraudster was arrested following series of complaints that he has been defrauding unsuspecting members of the public, including a Local Government Chairman.
Police said investigation reveals that the suspect hails from Adaba village in Uzo-Uwani L.G.A. but resides at Agbani, in Nkanu West L.G.A.
He reportedly lost his job at the State Ministry of Finance for alleged acts of stealing and fraud.
He was said to have confessed to the crime and has been charged to court.