By Bilkisu Adejoh

The Nigeria Police National CyberCrime Center had on Thursday, 1st February 2024, arraigned one Wilfred Bonse before the Federal High Court Abuja upon a clinical investigation of an alleged cybercrime.

The suspect is alleged to have participated in a case of conspiracy committed on computer-related fraud, money laundering, and sundry offenses to the tune of 50 million Naira.

A statement by ACP OLUMUYIWA ADEJOBI,
Force Public Relations Officer Force Headquarters, Abuja 5th February 2024 said,

contrary to sections Section 14(1) of the Cybercrime (prohibition, prevention, ETC) Act,2015, Sections 20(a)(b) & 21(a) of the money laundering (prevention and prohibition) Act, 2022.
The arraignment was a step further in the pursuit of justice in the investigation of Patricia’s security breach. The case is also a boost to the relentless efforts of the Nigeria Police Force National Cybercrime Centre to combat cyber and cyber-enabled crime and financial fraud in the country and beyond. 
The Inspector General of Police IGP Olukayode Adeolu Egbetokun, while reiterating the unwavering commitment of the Force to upholding the law and ensuring justice for all, has directed the Force National Cybercrime Center under the leadership of CP Uche Ifeanyi Henry to keep trailblazing trends in alignment with global best practices in combating Cyber and cyber-enabled crime in its dynamics. 

The suspect, who is a resident of Flat 6 block 9, Aso Garden Estate Karsana, Abuja is to be remanded at the correctional facility until the next date of hearing as ruled by the court.

Consequently, the public is enjoined to contact the Police Cyber security unit via  policecyberunit@npf.cybersecurity.gov.ng for any inquiries or to share information with the center.

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