The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have arrested the social media impersonators of Popular Nollywood actor, Mike Ezuruonye. The suspect identified as Osigbovo, was arrested in Benin city, Edo state.
The actor had petitioned the agency in may 2017 against the impersonator who used his pictures to defraud unsuspected fans especially the female fans. going as far as superimposing his voice to deceive his fans, especially female fans when they called him.
The actor has written the petition with the claim that these criminals have caused him great harm, deceiving women to supporting his “supposed” foundation, person and even family, thereby extracting money from them in his name.
The award winning actor, in his petition also claimed that men, home and abroad have contacted him warning him to stay away from their wives, and some are even threatening his life.
In the dire need to clear his name, and following due process, the actor has successfully put the suspect behind bars, as officers of the Economic and financial crimes commission (EFCC) have arrested the suspect who is currently in police custody and will soon be charged to court.
Producer Tchidi Chikere has commended Mike Ezuruonye for his actions, saying that ‘his impersonators are next’.