• Two Nigerians plead guilty to $2m romance scam in United States

    Two Nigerians plead guilty to $2m romance scam in United States

    According to reports, two Nigerians – 48 years old Kunle Mutiu Amoo and 61 year old Lanre Sunday – have pleaded guilty to wire fraud romance scam conspiracy, according to the United States’ law enforcement officers.

    AP reports that the two accused living outside Houston pose as South African diplomats in a scheme to defraud victims by using romantic overtures and then falsely promised to repay them.

    While explaining the mode of operation of the fraudsters, U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson was reported […]