Embattled socialite, Mr Woodberry pleads not guilty to fraud charges.
According to the reports, suspected fraudster, Olalekan Ponle a.k.a Mr Woodberry has pleaded not guilty to the fraud charges leveled against him after being arraigned before Magistrate Judge Jeffrey Cummings of the United States District Court in Illinois.
Ponle was arrested alongside alleged fraudster, Hushpuppi Ray in Dubai some weeks ago.
Recall that earlier reports revealed that fraud charges against Mr. Ponle has been dismissed, the grand jury’s indictment which summed his offenses into eight counts charge is still active.
Appearing before the court on Saturday July 25, the suspected Nigerian fraudster acknowledged the receipt of the indictment and entered a plea of not guilty to each count.