The police arraigned Ehidiamen along with 35-year-old David Onuche, who allegedly falsely presented himself as Ehidiamen and assisted him to sit for the university’s final year examination.
The accused, both male, reside in Ikeja.
They are standing trial on a four-count charge of conspiracy, forgery, cheating in examination and impersonation.
The prosecutor, Asp. Barth Nwaokoye, said that the accused conspired with each other to commit the offences at 4p.m. on August 15 at Agidingbin, Ikeja.
He said that the offences contravened sections 322(2), 363, 378(2) and 409 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
Examination malpractice is punishable with 10 years imprisonment under the criminal law.
The accused, however, pleaded not guilty.
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Eniola Fabamwo, granted each of them bail in the sum of N200,000 with two sureties in like sum.
She adjourned the case to October 16 for mention. (NAN)
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