Po­lice ar­raign es­tate sur­veyor over forgery

Daily Trust - - NEWS - By John Chuks Azu

An es­tate sur­veyor, Chinedu Nwosu, has been ar­raigned by the FCT Po­lice Com­mand be­fore a Se­nior Mag­is­trate’s Court in Abuja for al­legedly forg­ing land doc­u­ments.

Nwosu, 56, is also fac­ing a two-count charge of giv­ing false in­for­ma­tion to the po­lice. The of­fences are con­trary to Sec­tion 140 and 364 of the Pe­nal Code Law.

He how­ever pleaded not guilty to the of­fence. He was also al­leged to have pre­sented fake land pa­pers to the po­lice af­ter he was sum­moned over a cross pe­ti­tion with one Christo­pher Eme­fiele.

At the re­sumed hear­ing yes­ter­day, Chief Mag­is­trate Us­man Shuaibu ad­journed the case to Sept 5 for hear­ing.

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