27-year old Nigerian Vincent Ezeocha arrested for $22,250 online scam in US

Vincent Izuchukwu Ezeocha, a 27-year old Nigerian has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $22,250 online from a victim in Acadiana, Louisiana, in the United States. According to Attorney General Jeff Landry, Ezeocha was arrested on one count of bank fraud, one count of felony theft, and one count of money laundering. The arrest was […]

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Ghanaian man reportedly scams more than 30 women in the US out of $2.1m by posing as a soldier on dating sites

A Ghanaian man based in the US has been accused of scamming more than 30 women out of $2.1m by posing as a soldier on dating sites.  Rubbin Sarpong, 35, a Ghanaian citizen with US residency was arrested on Wednesday (Sept.4) and charged with conspiracy to commit fraud.  According to a report by New York Post reports, Sarpong would […]

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Odega Shawa reacts to xenophobia in SA by listing the top crimes committed in SA by South Africans that cannot be blamed on Nigerians

Nigerian writer, Odega Shawa, who lost someone close in the recent xenophobic attack on Nigerians in South Africa, has addressed the xenophobia by listing the top crimes committed in South Africa by South Africans. The Flowers in the Dream of a Mad Man author took to Facebook to oppose the argument from some South Africans […]

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Civil engineer jailed for transferring N540k from his friend’s phone

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office on July 26, 2019 secured the conviction of Hammed Lanre, a Civil Engineer, who was arraigned before Justice Mahmood Abdulgafar of a Kwara State High sitting in Ilorin, for offence bordering on stealing. He was alleged to have illegally withdrawn the sum of N540,000 using […]

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Policeman dies 2 weeks to his wedding

42 year-old Lance Corporal James Yaw Appiah a.k.a “Antoa Cupers”, left his family heartbroken following news of his death which came two weeks to his wedding.  The policeman attached to the police unit in Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region, Ghana, was found dead in his tent at a police duty point near the Bawku Government Hospital on the […]

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