Travel consultant issues fake Canadian admission letters to 22 students

Travel consultant
Travel consultant issues fake Canadian admission letters to 22 students
The police have arrested travel consultant, Babatunde Gbadamosi, for allegedly forging and issuing fake Canadian admission letters to 22 prospective students. It was gathered that Fly mate Nigeria Limited approached Gbadamosi to help secure admission to the University of Regina in Canada for the prospective students. Our reporter discovered that the 37-year-old travel consultant collected the sum of N1,050,000 from the company in order to facilitate the admission for the students. It was discovered that Gbadamosi allegedly committed the offence at Abeke Animawun Street, Lekki area of Lagos between 2017 and this year. Gbadamosi was arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court on 15 counts of conspiracy, forgery, obtaining under false pretenses and stealing. He pleaded not guilty to the charges. The prosecutor, Inspector Francis Igbinosa, said, “Fly mate Nigeria Limited last year approached the defendant to help with procuring admission for the students since it had so much work to do, and after an agreement with Gbadamosi, he was paid the said sum for the job, only for Fly mate to discover from the students that the letters they got was fake.” Gbadamosi, according to Igbinosa, on March 9, 2018, at about 10.30am, at the Lekki area forged and fraudulently issued a University of Regina Canada student admission letter number 019425660270 to one Chukwuemeka Idi.

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