…the actress was seen in a viral video flaunting wads of the new Naira notes
Operatives of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Fraud Related Offences Commission, ICPC, have arrested actress Oluwadarasimi Omoseyin.
The actress was arrested on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 in Lagos for allegedly tampering with the redesigned Naira notes, an offence contrary to Section 21 (5) of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN Act, 2007.
She was arrested along Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, following intelligence report.
The 31-year-old was arrested after the video of her spraying and stepping on the newly redesigned Naira notes at a party surfaced online.
In the viral video, she was also seen flaunting wads of the new Naira notes.
The suspect was subsequently handed over to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Thursday, February 2, 2023 for further investigations.
Items recovered from her at the point of arrest include a Range Rover and iPhone mobile devices.
The suspect will be charged to court once investigations have been concluded.