INTERNET KINGPIN ARRESTED IN CALABAR

Four Internet Fraudsters Arrested in Calabar Operatives of the Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested four internet fraudsters in Calabar, Cross River State, following two seperate raids carried out in the early hours of Saturday, May 4, 2019 and Sunday, May 5, 2019. The Saturday morning operation led to the arrest of a known “yahoo” kingpin, Akpojivi Joel Onoriode, a 29-year-old graduate of Delta State University, Abraka who is married with two kids. Onoriode was arrested in his lavishly furnished duplex located at…

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AGAIN EFCC RAIDS EDO, ARRESTS 13 INTERNET FRAUDSTERS

Again EFCC Arrests 13 Internet Fraudsters in Edo Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,  Benin Zonal Office on Saturday, May 4, 2019  arrested 13 suspected internet fraudsters during an early morning raid at Uromi, Edo State. The suspects,  who are between the ages of 20 to 35 were smoked out from their hideout in a hotel at Uromi. Upon their arrest, 23 phones and three laptops were recovered from them. Three luxury cars, Lexus R330, C300 4 Matic and GLK 350            4…

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9 NIGERIANS ARRESTED OVER 3.5MIL DOLLAR INTERNET LOVE SCAM IN US

Nine Nigerians have been arrested in the United States of America for defrauding businesses and individuals of more than $3.5 million. The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Geoffrey S. Berman, and Homeland Security Investigations (HIS) Special Agent-in-Charge of the Tampa, Florida, Field Office of U.S., James C. Spero, announced on Thursday that the suspects committed the fraud through business email compromises, a Russian oil scam, and a romance scam. Named among the suspects are Oluwaseun Adelekan a.k.a. Sean Adelekan, Olalekan  Daramola, Solomon Aburekhanlen,  Gbenga Oyeneyin,Abiola…

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ONLINE DATING: THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK YES BUTTON

By Juliet Umeh Since the advent of internet, online dating has been on the increase. However, there are those who go into it with dubious intentions. They feign romance fand lure unfortunate victims to a love affair that would hurt at the end. The online dating scammers are well educated and are heartless as they look forward to profiting off victims who are lonely or have complicated love experiences. They are ready to steal the victim’s heart and money. Although there are stories of many who met their spouses online,…

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