Instagram superstar, Ismaila Mustapha aka Mompha, has taken to his web page to react after a Lagos Special Offences Court, sitting in Ikeja, on Monday, September 18, admitted as proof a Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) report on him and his iPhone being used for fraudulent practices. Guardian stories that the trial decide, Mojisola Dada, admitted the report throughout Momphas trial in absentia, on alleged cash laundering introduced in opposition to him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Recall that the EFCC, had on January 22,2022, arraigned Mompha alongside his firm, Ismalob Global Investment, on an eight-count cost of N6 billion cash laundering. When the fees had been learn to him then, Mompha pleaded not responsible to all of the counts and was granted bail, however the court later revoked the bail resulting from his absence on the trial. At the resumed trial, EFCCs counsel, Sulaiman Suleiman, who led the FBIs agent, Ayorinde Solademi in proof, tendered paperwork, which included a letter by the EFCC to the United States of Americas Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and a report by the Bureau. However, the defendants counsel, Kolawole Salami, objected to the admissibility of the paperwork from the United States Consulate with out certification. Salami argued that the paperwork usually are not licensed true copies, therefore, shouldn’t be admitted. The trial decide, nevertheless, overruled Salami, and upheld the place of the prosecution that the paperwork had been authentic, and require no certification. While being cross-examined by the defence counsel, Solademi, who works on the Legal Attach Office of the FBI in Nigeria, advised the court that he retrieved an iPhone belonging to Mompha with a Faraday bag. According to him, the FBIs forensic operations revealed that Momphas iPhone was used in sending account particulars to a United Arab Emirates (UAE) phone quantity, looking for Swift Codes of a financial institution and had a compromised Microsoft 365 account. The witness additionally advised the court that the FBI found throughout evaluation that Momphas iPhone was additionally used to vary cost supply from cheque to wire switch, after a 3rd try.After listening to his testimony, Justice Dada adjourned additional listening to to November 1.Reacting to the latest improvement, Mompha slammed the EFCC and described them as essentially the most ineffective company” in authorities. See his put up underThe put up Mompha reacts as court admits FBI report claiming he used his phone for N6n fraud appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.