Saturday, July 5, 2014

Nigerian Man Jailed 8yrs in the UK For Defrauding Pensioners With Fake Lottery Scam

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Frank Onyeachonam, who has been jailed for eight years in the UK for running a lottery scam which targeted vulnerable pensioners, stole from $3,000 to $800,000 and spent the money to fund his lavish lifestyle. Full story below..

A fraudster nicknamed 'Fizzy' because of his love of champagne has been jailed for eight years for conning vulnerable pensioners out of their life savings. 

Frank Onyeachonam ran the UK end of global lottery scam that was orchestrated from his native Nigeria for seven years to fund his lavish millionaire’s lifestyle.

It involved hundreds of perpetrators in several countries, detectives say.

In the UK, 38-year-old Onyeachonam conned pensioners out of sums from £2,000 to £600,000, deliberately targeting his victims because they were potentially vulnerable to his tactics.

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Do You Know Anyone in This Video? BestRecovery Hack Exposes Nigerian ‘Yahoo Boys’

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So a Tech Security Blogger and his friends were able to hack into a Keylogging service called BestRecovery. This service allows its users to spy on the systems of those they are able to infect with a malware. As it turns out, a lot of the users of this spying service were Nigerians based either in Lagos or in Kuala Lumpur. You may know them as Yahoo-Yahoo Boys.