Court remands three in Prison for Impersonating EFCC, ICPC Officials


A State High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, presided over by Justice Archibong Archibong on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, remanded the trio of Norbert Bassey Rampa, Gabriel Daniel Udo and Patrick Essien in Uyo prison for allegedly impersonating officials of the EFCC and the ICPC.

The defendants were arraigned by the EFCC on a five-count charge bordering on conspiracy,forgery and impersonation.

The matter was thereafter adjourned to Monday, October 21, 2019 for hearing of bail application and Tuesday, January 21, 2020, for commencement of trial. Meanwhile, the defendants were remanded in prison custody.