After being jailed for the same offense, fake lawyer arrested in court

The Ogun State Police Command has rearrested a 47-year old man, Balogun Ayodele for pretending to be a lawyer and handling cases in court.
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The State’s Police Public Relation Officer stated that trouble started when the suspect appeared as a defence counsel for somebody standing trial in a Magistrate Court in Ilaro..
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His appearance and presentation aroused the suspicion of the magistrate who asked him several legal questions, but was unable to answer any of the questions.
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The magistrate subsequently invited the Police to arrest and investigate him.
On interrogation, he confessed that he was never a lawyer and that he has been going to court under pretence of being a legal practitioner for quite sometime now.
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While the investigation was going on, a prison warden came to identify him as an ex-convict who just finished serving a six-month jail term on a similar offence.

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