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Man in jail for scamming Federal Ministry of Education

07 February 2014, 07:55

Lagos - An estate agent, Omole Agboworin, was sentenced to 15 months in prison after the FCT High Court found him guilty for defrauding the Federal Ministry of Education, Daily Times Nigeria reports.

The accused confessed to the fact that he received rent money from the Ministry for rent of an apartment for the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry but he used the money for his own personal use.

Agboworin had failed to attend three hearings and was convicted according to the provisions of section 309 of the Penal Code.

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