A girl, recognized as Mary Egodo, has been accused of swindling her fiancé of N10million and eloping with another man.
The 30-year-old girl was arraigned earlier than the Ejigbo Magistrate Court, Lagos State, for allegedly defrauding her abroad-based fiancé, Ogunshakin Emmanuel.
According to experiences, Emmanuel despatched her cash for the aim of buying a property in Lagos in preparation for their marriage, nonetheless, she didn’t use the cash for its supposed function.
Upon retuning to Nigeria to carry out their marriage rites, Emmanuel found that his fiancée has swindled him and absconded with her new lover.
It was gathered that he couldn’t contact her on each platform as she had blocked him and relocated to an unknown place.
The heartbroken fiancé reported to the police, who trailed and ultimately arrested Mary in her hideout. When she was requested to refund the cash, she stated with out mincing phrases that she had spent all of it.
When dragged to courtroom, she was charged with fraud and conversion of the cash, which she pleaded not responsible to. The prosecutor, Inspector Bernard Aigbokhan, requested the Court to provide a date for listening to for the Police to show that she truly dedicated the alleged offence.
She was ultimately granted bail within the sum of N3m with two sureties in like sum and the case was adjourned until nineteenth April, 2021.
Mary is at the moment in Kirikiri correctional middle, pending when she meets her bail situation.