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How Osun Court Caught Fake Lawyer Who Practised For 10 Years Into Court

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One Adebowale Adeola Babatunde, a fake lawyer, has been arrested while presenting himself as counsel before a Magistrate Court in Osogbo, Osun State.

The fake lawyer who according to findings has been practising for over 10 years was charged by Police in a case file number: MOS/152C/2021.

But, according to a statement by the Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, Osogbo branch, Dawood Ajetunmobi said the Ministry of Justice has taken over the case from the police after the union’s requested to do so.

It was gathered that the fake lawyer, Babatunde on March 10, 2021, appeared before Magistrate A. A Adeyeba to move a motion.

The way and manner in which the fake lawyer conducted himself in the court raised suspicion which infuriated one of the lawyers in the court.

The lawyer, O.U Yussuf requested the court through an oral application to make enquiries about the status of Babatunde as a lawyer.

The magistrate gave a prompt order for the arrest of the defendant.

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Hammed Tajudeen is the editor in-chief of Blaze News, holds Higher National Diploma(HND) in Mass Communication, graduated from Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.

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