Latest Africanss News/October 12, 2018/@xtraconfl/126 views Photo: Nigerian man arrested in India for illegal stayshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Police in Goa, India on Thursday, arrested a Nigerian national identified as Ehijene Kenneth, for illegally staying in the country. Police Inspector Jivba Dalvi informed that he, along with staff, were on Motor vehicle checking in the jurisdiction when they noticed a foreign national riding a scooter. The team of police asked the man to stop, but he tried to flee from the spot. However, the police chased and arrested him. ALSO READ Florida: Several killed as bridge collapses [VIDEO]During investigation, Kenneth was not able to produce passport, visa or any travel document, following which he was booked under section 3(2)(a) and 6(a) of Passport Entry into India Amendment Rules, section 6(a) of Passport Act, section 7(3)(iii) of Foreigners Order Act 1946 R/w Section 14 of Foreigners Act 1948. The police also detained the owner of the scooter, which the Nigerian national was riding. A case has also been registered against the scooter owner under Section 336 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for giving the scooter on rent to a foreign national without proper verification. ALSO READ Guinea Bissau: Women Team Up to Boost Business Know-How, SalesHe has also been charged for allowing a person without a valid license to drive the vehicle endangering human life and the personal safety of others, under Section 180 of Motor Vehicle Act. The police also registered a case against the owner of the house, where the Nigerian national was residing. During the investigation, it was found that Kenneth was staying at the residence of Sanjiv Verlekar in Candolim, who did not submit any C- form to the Foreigners Regional Registration Office (FRRO), Panaji regarding the stay of the Nigerian national. ALSO READ Celeb edition with Seabelo ModibeAnother case has been filed against the owner of the house under Section 14 of Foreigners Act, 1946. Leave A Comment Below Related share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleHow Local Content Act Boosts Indigenous Capacity In Marine, Oil And Gas Sectors | Independent Newspapers Nigerianext articleMalawi fall short in Cameroon – Malawi Nyasa Times – Malawi breaking news in MalawiRelated PostsLatest Africanss News/December 11, 2018 Togo: Bishops Call for Reforms Ahead of ElectionsLatest Africanss News/December 11, 2018 164 UN member-states unanimously adopt Global Migration CompactAnger over alleged EFCC raid on residence of Atiku’s sons | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News19th NSF: Gombe defeat Lagos in basketball thrillerEFCC not after Rivers government, says Itam | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World NewsOil marketers suspend planned strike, oppose part paymentsINEC needs 800,000 vehicles for smooth polls in 2019, FRSC revealsMahama’s Sponsors ‘Barred’ By NDCLiberia: Former Senate Foreign Relations Chair Abel Massaley Pleads with U.S. Gov’t for Release from Prison of Dr. YorkHow significant is ‘The Experience’ to Nigerians?