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Abuja: EFCC arrests two suspected currency counterfeiters with $270,000
By: News Editor
Fri, 21 Oct 2022   ||   Nigeria, FCT, Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Friday, said the commission has arrested two suspected currency counterfeiters in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
The EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwajeren, in a statement identified the suspects as Johnson Olumoyegun and Tanko Abubakar.
Uwajeren said the suspects were arrested on October 6 and 7, 2022 in Kubwa and Area 3 axis of the Nation’s capital with fake $270,000 (Two Hundred and Seventy Thousand United States Dollars).
He said; “In addition, Olumoyegun impersonated an officer of the Commission, using a fake EFCC ID card with the name Solomon David. He also carried an ECOWAS Passport with the name, Isa Bello.
“The two suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.”



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