‘Slay queen’ arrested by EFCC shortly after showing off, sentenced to three years in prison for internet fraud



The Makurdi Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday September 2, 2021 secured the conviction of the duo of Deborah Okiemute and Damisa Gideon (aka Captain Kim Lee) for offences bordering on personation and internet fraud.


Recall that Ms Okiemute, a Benue State University graduate, was arrested in Makurdi for internet fraud shortly after she flaunted her lavish lifestyle on Facebook. Read HERE




Justice Obiora Atuegwu Egwuatu of the Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja convicted and sentenced the defendants to various jail terms, having found them guilty of the separate charges brought against them by the Commission. The charge against Damisa reads:


“That you, Deborah Okiemute, sometime in November 2020, at Makurdi, within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court, did by concealment retain the control of the sum of Four Hundred and Seventy One Thousand Naira (N471,000.00) only, in account No. 0102333502, domiciled in Access…

Source: Linda Ikeji

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