Man Smuggles N8 Million Through Cake To Nigeria (Photos)
Information gathered has revealed how Dim Chukwuneye Williams who allegedly smuggle $ 23, 000 from the US into Nigeria by hiding it within a cake, on Thursday appeared in an Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
The suspect, Williams, who lives in Anambra, is standing trial on two counts of trying to procure the commission of acts and unlawful smuggle, he, however, pleaded not guilty to the charges.
The prosecutor, Inspector Oladele Adebayo, told the court that the accused committed the offenses on February 8 No. 6, Gbolade Adebanjo St. , Ilupeju, Lagos.
He declared that the accused had unlawfully smuggled and concealed $ 23, 000 ( N 8 m ) within a birthday cake.
He said the offenses contravened sections 406 and 411 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015 (Revised ).
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs . A. O. Ajibade granted bail to the accused at the sum of N 2 m, with two sureties in such as amount.
Ajibade said the sureties must own landed properties within the courtroom ‘ s authority and adjourned the case to March 16 for further hearing.