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EFCC:- 7 Undergraduates Arrested In Lekki Raid For Internet Scam

A surprise dawn raid on two houses in the Lekki area of Lagos on April 6, yielded the arrest of seven suspects, all undergraduates studying various courses in some of the nation’s tertiary institutions. 218 more words


SB 153 + Fun Video

Folks, here’s another pretty picture for your Sunday.

untitled, by Craig Deakin, courtesy of Flickr Commons.

Sunday Ugly:

Please understand – even if you are a parent, and even if you are worried about bad people in your neighborhood, you must resist your curiosity and remember to NEVER OPEN UNSOLICITED EMAIL. 180 more words


EFCC Rounds Up More Yahoo Boys in Ibadan (Photos)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested four undergraduates and three others for alleged involvement in Internet scam. They were arrested in two different locations in Ibadan, Oyo State. 392 more words


The Lottery Scammers Are Back Out In Force!

The Lottery Scammers Are Back Out In Force!

There is no one in the world the lottery scammers prefer as targets than the elderly. Please be aware that when a lottery calls and identifies you as a winner, that it is against the law to demand any payment to get the money. 259 more words


From Russia With Love (Not Olympics, Sorry)

Bonus: Sunday Beauty #147

This spam comment, posted on my Practical advice for online safety article, is an interesting study in human psychology. (And is an interesting bit of irony as well..) 306 more words


Broome travel agency thwarts Facebook scam

Consumer Protection are highlighting the actions of a Kimberley travel agency owner who has prevented people in the region from losing thousands of dollars in a Facebook scam. 507 more words


Funeral Notice Scam

I just read “A Funeral Fraud” on The New Old Age (The New York Times blog on issues related to aging) and felt it was important to share.   172 more words