The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC),Port Harcourt Office has arraigned the Blogger that published Fake “EFCC Cell” claiming to be the Anti graft Agency’s’ Detention center Before Federal High court.
The blogger with a twitter handle @therealdayne published the pictures on February 10, 2020 and the pictures went viral.
EFCC vowed to arrest him.
He later apologized and pleaded with the EFCC not to arrest him.
However, today, 10, Match 2020 EFCC arraigned him before justice M.L Abubakar of the Federal High court in Rivers.
The twitter handle of the EFCC tweeted that:
In an ironic twist, Chukwuebuka Washington Dikeocha, the blogger who sensationally published fake pictures of “EFCC Cell” through his Twitter handle, @TheRealDayne, today March 10, 2020 pleaded to be remanded in the custody of the EFCC, following his arraignment by the Port Harcourt zonal office before Justice M.L. Abubakar of the Federal High Court, Port Harcourt, River State.
Dikeocha was arraigned on a two-count charge bordering on causing annoyance, hatred or ill will contrary to Section 24(1)(b) of the Cybercrimes (Prohibition, Prevention, etc ) Act, 2015.
Please I have apologized, and I will be visiting @officialEFCC ph zonal office tomorrow in pH to properly apologize and address this matter, as well as provide any useful information needed to assist in your investigation of the pictures.
Please don't arrest me….😖😖 https://t.co/mQ9FT6n7YD
— PORT-HARCOURT EVENTS (@TheRealDayne) February 12, 2020