In River State, Justice A. T. Mohammed of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has convicted and sentenced a fake oil magnate, Dr. Vincent Ayigor to a total number of one hundred and seventy-five ( 175) years imprisonment, for duping an American, Joseph Crews, a sum of $ 629, 287 (Six Hundred and Twenty Nine Thousand, Two Hundred and Eighty-Seven US Dollars only), in a crude oil supply scam, IgbereTV reports.
He was jailed on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.
The case has been in court for over two years. Meanwhile, the convicted can still appeal the judgement.
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