EFCC Arrests Social Media Influencer Adeherself and Four Others For Internet Fraud
EFCC Arrests Social Media Influencer Adeherself and Four Others: The EFCC Zonal Office, Lagos has captured five affirmed web fraudsters for participating in online extortion.
The news broke that the EFCC has captured the group of five, including one Adedamola Adewale, a self acclaimed online networking influencer. Them five were captured in an attack by agents at various regions of Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos State.
The names of the suspects include: Adedamola Adewale, known as Adeherself via web-based networking media, Lamina Hamzat Ajibola, Isreal Onyebuchi, Emmanuel Olayode and Valentine Nwokorie.
The Instagram account, @Adeherself is possessed by Adedamola Adewale yet is dealt with by Lamina who utilizes it to trick individuals. She acts like the substance of the record while Ade runs it out of sight to cheat individuals. She as it were is the “Picker”, a well known term among web fraudsters to mean the individual who goes about as the center man and gets the cash.
The plunder is then mutual among the pack. This update came as a stun to Nigerians who have held Lamina in high views as a genuine internet based life influencer who got and won the hearts of one and all with her entertaining on the web recordings.
The offenders are still with the EFCC specialists and it is guaranteed that around 9 million naira cheated reserves have been recouped. We are yet to realize what their destiny would be as nothing else has been heard.
The EFCC also confirmed that investigations revealed that Nwokorie was posing as a female American citizen and sending photos as a porn star to defraud his victim while Onyebuchi was engaging in a love scam as well as forging foreign cheques.