An Ibandan-based socialite, whose name was given as Ajayi Oluwabukola Temitope has been apprehended by the operatives of the Ibadan Zonal Command of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,
Ajayi Oluwabukola Temitope (42), was arrested by the EFFC for allegedly obtaining money to the tune of ₦24,955,000.00 (Twenty Four Million, Nine Hundred and Fifty Five Thousand Naira) by false pretense. She will be charged to court as soon as the investigation is concluded.
Her arrest comes after series of petitions in which the suspect who claims to be a registered dealer with soft drinks manufacturers in Ibadan, Oyo state promised to supply products to the complainant but failed after collecting money from them.
In one of the petitions, Ajayi promised to supply a truckload of carbonated soft drinks worth N17, 375,000 (Seventeen Million, Three Hundred and Seventy-Five Thousand Naira Only) from Ibadan to Mabera Trading Company and Altine Musa in Sokoto but failed to do so.
In the same vein, she also allegedly promised to supply soft drinks worth ₦7, 580,000 (Seven Million Five Hundred and Eighty Thousand Naira) to one Bashiru Musa, a businessman based in Sokoto and Ibadan but never did.