Nollywood Actress Gets Six Months in Jail for Spraying, Stepping on Naira Notes

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Nollywood Actress, Oluwadarasimi Omoseyin has received a six months jail term with an option of N300,000 fine for spraying and stepping on Naira Notes at a Lagos event event.

The court said: “That you, Oluwadarasimi Omoseyin, on the 28th day of January 2023, at Monarch Event Centre, Lekki, Lagos, within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court, whilst dancing during a social occasion tampered with the sum of N100,000.00 (One Hundred Thousand Naira) issued by the Central Bank of Nigeria by spraying same in the said occasion and you thereby committed an offence contrary to and punishable under Section 21(1) of the Central Bank Act, 2007”

Oluwadarasimi Omoseyin

Justice Aneke handed down the six-month prison sentence to the defendant, starting from Thursday 1st February. Alternatively, the defendant can opt for a fine of N300,000, payable into the consolidated revenue account of the federation.

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