Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, in Nasarawa state has arrested a 35-year-old man, alleged to be a member of a four-man syndicate that sells fake employment letters.
Parading the suspect at the NSCDC Command headquarters in Lafia, the Commandant, Mr Mahmoud Fari said following a tipoff, the suspect was apprehended at the point of distributing 30 NSCDC fake appointment letters, which he charged a accumulated sum of N13.6 million, to victims at Duduguru village in Obi Local Government Area of the state.
He stated that the suspect who confessed to the crime said he sold the faje letters for between N550,000 and N300,000, depending on the grade level applied for.
The Commandant pointed out that the suspect had provided information that would assist in arresting the other three members who are at large.
Mr Fari who also noted that the syndicate had been on the wanted list of the NSCDC, emphasised to residents that NSCDC jobs were not for sale.