A fake blind beggar, Abdullahi Abbas, who was apprehended in the Ikorodu place of Lagos state yesterday August 21st, has confessed to making between N5,500 and N8,000 each day simply by means of disguising as a beggar.
Abdullahi who’s always led via a 12-yr-old boy (call withheld), begged for alms each day at the primary Gate and Odogunyan area of Ikorodu.
He was apprehended yesterday after an inquisitive resident of the area, Adeoye Baliks, engaged him in a communique that made her increase an eyebrow. in line with forefront, she raised an alarm and the man became examined through passersby and it was observed that he became now not blind.
while interrogated, Abdullahi who is from Oyo state, stated he belongs to a set of beggars who feign various sorts of deformity simply to get people to sympathise with them and provide them cash.
However for the timely intervention of the vigilante institution participants inside the place, the mob that had accumulate collected were within the manner of lynching him. He was rescued after which exceeded over to the police in Sagamu.