Man arrested for possession and circulation of fake Naira notes in Adamawa state
The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested a 26-year old man, Eson Fatgoel for circulating and
spending fake Naira notes in the state.
The suspect was arrested on Saturday, October 31, by police operatives attached to Numan Division in Numan
local government area.
Man arrested for possession and circulation of fake Naira notes, Spokesperson of the Command,
DSP Suleiman Yahya Nguroje, who confirmed the arrest on Sunday, November 1,
said Fatgoel has been spending counterfeit notes in exchange for goods and services in Guyuk and
Lafiya local government areas.
“Investigations revealed that counterfeits notes are still in circulation in those areas.
The public, particularly traders should observe while trading to avoid falling victim,” said Nguroje.
“The Commissioner of Police Olugbenga Adeyanju, while assuring that much is been done to preventing
the circulation of the counterfeits,
enjoins residents to report any suspicious persons or group around their neighbourhoods to
the nearest police division or report the same through any of the Police Command Control/Emergency:
08089671313, 08107364974, 08053872326” he added.