A Corp member identified as Samuel Orie who is a yahoo boy has been jailed by Justice I.N Buba of the Federal High Court, Enugu after he was arrested by the EFCC.
Samuel Orie working with the alias SCOTT GIBB was convicted on a one count charge of impersonation and obtaining by false pretence to the tune of $150.
Orie was arrested on August 23, 2019 based on intelligence regarding his fraudulent activities. He fraudulently presented himself as Scott Gibb, an American contractor traveling around the world and using his email address to wit: email@example.com with the intent to obtain money from unsuspecting victims on the internet.
He thereby committed an offence contrary to Section 22(3) (b) and punishable under Section 22(4) of the Cybercrimes(Prohibition Prevention)Act 2015.
Justice Buba convicted Orie and sentenced him to one month imprisonment. He is also to forfeit the sum of $150 and his Techno Camon M phone