(Bismarck, ND) — A Nigerian man is sentenced to two and a half years in prison for defrauding a Dickinson company. Bamidele Akande was arrested on mail fraud charges back in 2021. While living in Texas, Akande allegedly tricked the company into releasing checks to him, losing nearly 300-thousand dollars in the process. Akande was extradited to North Dakota and pleaded guilty last year.
Nigerian Swindler Sentenced To Prison