Two men who specialise in blackmailing wealthy men after pretending to be women have been apprehended by men of the Nigerian police force in Kano state. According to reports, the suspects disguise as women in order to get to their targets who are mostly rich men. It was gathered from online reports that their mode … Continue reading Men Who Disguise As Women In Kano To Scam Wealthy Victims Busted By Police
A 30-year-old man who specialises in robbing bank customers at Automated Teller Machine, ATM, points, while making withdrawals, has been arrested in Anambra State. Obinna Okafor was arrested on November, 20, in Nnewi, at an Access Bank branch. The suspect specializes in duping unsuspecting victims around automated teller machine centres by swapping their ATM cards … Continue reading 30-Year-Old Man Who Specialises In Duping Bank Customers At ATM’s, Arrested
A member of the seven members notorious robbery gang who was arrested by the Police in Lagos has confessed how they hack into victims’ bank accounts through their ATM cards, voter’s cards and driver’s licence. The gang, known as Blue Water Boys, has been terrorising residents of Ojo, Okokomaiko, Ajagbandi, Ijanikin, Iba and its environs, … Continue reading Arrested Gang Member Confesses How They Hack Accounts Using Voters’ Card, Drivers’ License And Debit Alerts
The Department of State Services, DSS, has warned members of the public to be wary of the activities of fraudsters using Facebook accounts of some officials of the service to defraud unsuspecting persons. In a statement issued on Monday by the Public Relations Officer of the DSS, Mr Peter Afunanya, stated that the fraudsters in … Continue reading Beware Of Fraudsters, We’re Not Recruiting – DSS Warns Job Seekers
Justice Muniru Owolabi of the Oyo State High Court yesterday adjourned the trial of former Governor Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala and two others for alleged N11.5 billion fraud due to the absence of prosecution witnesses in court. The trial judge of Court 15, Oyo State High Court, had adjourned the matter till November 30, following pleas … Continue reading Alleged N11.5b Fraud: Absence Of Witnesses Stalls Trial Of Alao-Akala, Others
A 38-year-old Nigerian woman, Chidinma Solomon, yesterday appeared at a Badagry Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for alleged theft of N23. 6 million from a man under the guise of helping him to send it to Turkey. Chidinma is facing a three-count charge of stealing, obtaining by false pretences and issuance of dud cheques, but she pleaded not … Continue reading Lagos: Woman Charged To Court Over N23.6 Million Theft.
Nineteen Nigerians have been arrested in a swoop in Umoja, Kasarani and Roysambu estates in Nairobi over suspected internet scam targeting Kenyan Facebook users. Detectives said the scam starts with a simple Facebook friend request. After a target accepts the seemingly harmless request, the fraudsters then initiate a friendly chat promising the victim goodies to … Continue reading 19 Nigerians Arrested For Fraud In Kenya