An Ejigbo Magistrates’ court has sent a pastor with the Solution Ministry, Akesan, Lagos State,Nigeria, Augustine Kadurumba to Kirikiri Prison.
He was charged for impersonation and unlawful possession of Nigeria Police Force, NPF identity card. In his judgment, the Presiding Magistrate, P.E. Nwaka granted Kadurumba bail in the sum of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum, but he was unable to meet the bail conditions.
The case was adjourned to15 November 2014. Kadurumba was dismissed from the police 19 years ago as a constable for gross misconduct. That did not stop him from parading himself as policeman until he was eventually arrested.
Police sources said accused who hails from Imo State promoted himself to the rank of police Sergeant and upgraded his identity card as his mates still serving got promoted to that rank.