According to investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo, the Nigerian police have allegedly detained Nollywood actress Mimi Orjiekwe for a N700 million fraud.
In a post via Twitter, Kemi Olunloyo stated that the Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigerian police in Ikoyi, Lagos State had detained and arrested Mimi for a 700 million Naira fraud.
According to Kemi, embattled businessman, Michael Diongoli had filed a petition to the Ikoyi Law Enforcement Police Department to help locate and arrest Mimi, who had failed to keep to her contract of delivering interior decoration items.
She said, “Nollywood Actress and Big Girl Mimi Orjiekwe Has reportedly been Arrested and Detained By The Special Fraud Unit (SFU) Ikoyi, Lagos 🇳🇬With Possible Charge of Fraud to the tune of N700million naira. Billionaire businessman Mr Micheal Diongoli. filed a petition to the Ikoyi law enforcement police department to help locate and arrest Mimi Orjiekwe who was at large for not delivering the interior decoration items contract he gave her. A very common thing in Nigeria, you give a celebrity money to execute a project they run away with it.”
In an updated post, she stated that Mimi had been finally arrested and has been detained in Ikoyi.
“Nollywood actress Mimi Orjiekwe accused of N700m fraud. Locked up and detained in Ikoyi, Lagos. Special Fraud Unit”.