See fake lawyer nabbed after 10 years of practice

The Police in Ogun State have arrested a 47 year old man, Mr Ayodele Balogun from Otta in Ado Odo Otta Local Government Area of the state for practicing as a lawyer in the last 10 years without training.


Ayodele who has been parading himself as a trained lawyer and practicing at the Otta arm of the state Judiciary, was arrested by Detectives attached to the Otta  Division of the Ogun Police Command following complainant that he had duped somebody of N140,000: 00k (One Hundred and Forty Thousand Naira only).

The Police Public Relations Officer, OlumuyiwaAdejobi, said while the suspect was being interrogated, a notable legal practitioner in Ottaalso alerted them of his criminal antecedents and the need to interrogate him extensively.

“While the police detectives were on with their interrogation, one of the revered legal practitioners  in the area alerted the police of the suspect’s criminal antecedents and urged the police to widen the scope of their interrogation, hence the confession of Ayodele Balogun, who has been practicing at a popular chamber in Otta for a decade, to be a fake legal practitioner.

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