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Why Internet Fraud Thrives – A Nigerian Perspective [Updated]

Why Internet Fraud Thrives A Nigerian Perspective A SCARS Insight Why Nigerian Online Fraud Thrives According to Blueprint (Nigeria) ... Why internet fraud thrives Even though crimes have been with society for ages, the recent upsurge in internet crime is unparalleled. ELEOJO IDACHABA in this report examines the indices and the causes of what is now referred to as internet or simply yahoo yahoo fraud. They live exotic [...]

RSN™ Scam News: Nigerian Police Make Major Arrest Of 24 University-Based Scammers

RSN™ Scam News: Nigerian Police Make Major Arrest Of 24 University-Based Scammers EFCC Arrests 24 Undergraduates & Others Over Cyber Crime The Nigerian EFCC issued a statement in Abuja (the Nigerian capital) that: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Ibadan has arrested 36 suspected internet fraudsters at 21, Sawmill Road, Awa-Ijebu, Ogun State. Orilade stated that the suspects, who were between 19 and 37 years of age, included 23 university students, out of which, nine [...]

SCARS™ Scam News: Four Liberians & 30 Koreans Arrested For Online Romance Scam US$1.15 million

SCARS™ Scam News: Four Liberians & 30 Koreans Arrested For Online Romance Scam Four Liberians Arrested For Defrauding Koreans In Online Romance Scam Another Cartel Shut Down! SEOUL, Dec. 11 (Yonhap) -- South Korean police have arrested four Liberians for defrauding more than 30 South Koreans of nearly 1.3 billion won (US$1.15 million) after posing as American military officers, officials said Tuesday. South Korean Police Have Arrested Four Liberians For Defrauding More Than 30 South [...]

Yahoo Boys In Ibadan Nigeria Go Into Hiding – SCARS™ Scam News

SCARS™ Scam News: Yahoo Boys In Ibadan Nigeria Go Into Hiding As EFCC Intensifies Clampdown Scammer Crawl Back In Their Holes Suspected internet fraudsters arrested in Abuja by the EFCC Per The Nigeria Press: One of the largest cities in West Africa, Ibadan of late has become a safe haven for Yahoo Boys taking refuge in the suburbs of the city of brown roofs. Internet fraudsters in Ibadan, Oyo State popularly regarded as 'Yahoo Boys' or [...]