The owner of Invictus Group Obinwanne Okeke, who was arrested last year for computer based fraud in the United States pleads guilty to $11million fraud.
The 32-year-old Nigerian businessman admitted to American prosecutors that he was involved in computer-based fraud between 2015 and 2019.
A spokesperson for the United States district court for Eastern district of Virginia told premium times on Thursday that Mr Okeke could spend into 20years in an American Jail.
He would be sentenced on October 22, Mr Stueve said.”A federal district court judge will determine any sentence after taking into account the U.S. sentencing guidelines and other statutory factors,” the court official said.
The publication adds that Robert Krask, an American judge of the district, certified the guilty plea on Thursday morning to clear the paths for Mr Okeke’s sentencing.Mr Okeke and other alleged conspirators said to still be at large were accused of targeting American businesses in a probe led by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.