Scammers use any weakness they find to their advantage.
It's the newest evolution of the Nigerian advance fee (419) scam.
“With the effective date of this declaration, which is today, Tuesday, June 6, 2017, all Igbo currently residing in any part of northern Nigeria are, hereby, served notice to relocate within three months and all northerners residing in the South-East are advised likewise,” the AYCF officials led by the group’s National President, Yerima Shettima, said at a press conference in Kaduna.
Read More When the Freedom of Information Act was enacted in 2011, many citizens mostly activists and journalists assumed that the nation had achieved a near revolution because through the Act the days of secrecy in governance ought to be over.
Read More Many years back, when this column had a piece on police check point, one Omotayo sent in a mail ‘warning’ me to first stop the brown envelope corruption in journalism before getting involved in police matters for which he considered me ill-equipped.
Read More Edo State legislators need not pretend to be pro-people if the only criticism they are able to articulate is about federal roads while closing their eyes to the sufferings meted to the people at state level Read More Our Labour Minister must dump his transmission model for the transactional model of communication that can assuage the feelings of the aggrieved as well as create conducive climate for negotiations Read More People made hate speeches continuously and got away with the criminal behaviour.
Those involved are known and are said to be walking the streets free.
The sad truth is, for every real profile you see on the internet, there are numerous false ones pretending to be your perfect mate and using photographs stolen from modelling or social networking sites.
The people in the photographs are as much victims as those who get scammed for hundreds or thousands dollars.The scam may take the form of asking you to cash a check for them through your bank account because they are "out of the country" and unable to cash it themselves, or they may come right out and ask you to send money to help them out of a fabricated "financial difficulty" they claim to be experiencing.These are all lies used to try to make them easy money from an unsuspecting victim.Read More In many heterogenous societies, particularly those in developing countries, a plethora of centrifugal forces often combine to stretch to breaking point, the fabric of solidarity which binds society together.This has been the experience of Nigeria in which every ethno-religious category is engulfed in mutual distrust and suspicion for one another.The Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Supreme Council For Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar II, on Wednesday said the injustice in appointments and allocation of resources in the country were responsible for crisis and disunity in th... see the rice, one side white without veges, the other side you can count the vegetables, then see the color!!!