The Nigerian Army on Friday April 22nd paraded Prince
Onyemauche pictured above, accused of impersonation as
a Colonel in the Army.
According to Army spokesman Colonel Sani Usman who
paraded Onyemauche before journalists at the army
headquarters in Abuja, said he was arrested alongside one
sergeant Jacob Phillip by troops of 176 Special Forces
Gurads Battalion along Wazobia Motor Park, Gwagwalada
Abuja on Feb 17th.
Sani said Onyemauche was driving Toyota Tacoma Pick-up
van when he was arrested after earlier escaping check in
Abaji where he claimed to be a Colonel in the Nigerian
Sani said after the suspects were arrested, items recovered
from their vehicle includes an Ak 47 Rifle, with registration
number 3290 and four magazines, out of which, two were
empty while the other two were loaded with 42 rounds of
“A luger pistol, 21 x 9mm Parabellium ammunition and the
sum of one million, eleven thousand three hundred naira
(N1, 011,300.00) was found.” The fake colonel will be
handed over to the police for further investigations.