A fake Major in the Nigerian Army, Afolabi Hassan has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for impersonation. On November. 4, Mr. Hassan was alleged to have attempted to ‘arrest’ an estate agent over landed property he claimed was bought by some soldiers.
The Commissioner of Police, Ikemefuna Okoye, who paraded the suspect, said one Monsuru Akande, reported at Area Command that about 1:10 pm of November 4, the suspect was dressed in Nigerian Army uniform to carry out the illegal operation.
Hassan admitted committing the crime. He told Premium Times that he was a dismissed soldier and that he got employed as a security guard at a private company after his dismissal.