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Saturday, 20 May 2017

Nigerian Man Arrested For Failing To Declare Money In His Possession At The Airport

A traveller, Samson Olukunmi was arrested for failing to truthfully declare the foreign currency in his possession to the  operatives of the Department of State Service, DSS, at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos .



He was in possession of undeclared $70,000. 


Mr Olukunmi was accosted at the airport by the DSS operatives on suspicion of money laundering. 

P.M.EXPRESS gathered that he however denied having such money in his possession but he was subjected to a search after which the foreign currency was found hidden in his luggage. He was immediately arrested and taken to the DSS office for further interrogation.

When the security agents asked him to explain how he got the money and the type of business he was into, he could not offer any satisfactory explanation which fuelled suspicions of his motive. The money was seized from him .


Olukunmi was later arraigned before Isolo Magistrates court for alleged money laundering under the Criminal Code. The suspect pleaded not guilty. The presiding Magistrate, Mrs O.A. Adedayo granted him bail in the sum of N1 million with two sureties in like sum. He was remanded in prison custody pending when he will perfect bail condition.
 

8 comments:

Blackberry said...

Hmmmm, just to declare n be fined or warned, see where he has landed.

LUCILE COCONUT OIL, CARROT OIL AND BLACK SOAP ABUJA 07059605320 Pin- 2BC6235E said...

Hmmmmm

Chinyelugo Esther said...

Hmmmmmmm I know that Magistrate, tough woman shaa.
Either this guy is a rookie or there's more to the story

Miss Ess said...

See me o, he should have even declared it straight up than this saga he put himself now

Awoh Daniela said...

I reserve my comment! Jes passing...

Awoh Daniela said...

Hmmm I reserve my comment! Jes passing...

chioma Agu said...

Na so him journey just end oo... What a Waawuu!

Mao Akuh said...

They shld give him the dollar abeg, suffering too much for land.

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