The officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, have arrested an impersonator of Nollywood actor, Mike Ezuruonye. The suspect identified as Osigbovo, was arrested in Benin city, Edo state.
The actor had petitioned the antigraft agency in May 2017 after the impersonator used his image to defraud his unsuspecting fans.
Sharing the news on his Instagram page, the actor wrote;
???Repost from @instablog9ja using @RepostRegramApp – Actor Ezuruonye’s Impersonator Caught by EFCC
An impersonator of Nollywood actor, Mike Ezuruonye, has been arrested by the EFCC.
It was gathered that after having his image dragged in the mud by criminal elements who use his name to defraud unsuspecting fans, Ezuruonye petitioned the police. .
Today, one of the alleged culprits was apprehended by the EFCC. The suspect is identified as Osigbovo from Benin, Edo State.
He is currently in the custody of EFCC for collecting large sums of money from female fans of the actor. He allegedly used Ezuruonye’s image and videos and superimposed his own voice to deceive these women.