One Dada Ayomilekan, a resident of Hokolul Street, Oyun tipper garage, Ilorin, Kwara State has been arrested by the Adamawa State Police Command for parading himself as a Youth Corper.
Dada was allegedly seeking participation for the mandatory one year NYSC scheme before his arrest on 6th September 2021.
The State Police spokesman, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, in a press statement on Tuesday said Dada who claimed to have graduated from Plateau State Polytechnic with a lower credit grade, was nabbed by operatives attached to the State Intelligence Bureau after an intensive surveillance mounted against criminals and bad elements.
The Spokesman said a forged HND certificate and fake identification card among other documents were recovered from the fake corps member. The arrest of the suspect followed measures put in place by the State Police Commissioner, Aliyu Alhaji, against impostors and other criminals.
He has also charged operatives attached to the SIB, CP’s Monitoring unit, Public Complain Bureau (PCB) to go after and fish out persons with questionable identity, to checkmate their criminal activities in and around the NYSC Camp.
Meanwhile, the Police boss has ordered the prosecution of the suspect after discreet investigations into the case.