Category Archives: News

22 Jun
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Two Visa Racketeers Nabbed by Special Police in Lagos

Two suspected visa racketeers, 31-year-old Awolola Segus Sesan and Adebayo Rilwan Ajasa, 28, have been apprehended by the Police Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Lagos. This is just as the unit also arrested one Afolabi Olubunmi, a single mother from Osun ...

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19 Jun
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Special Fraud Unit nabs mother of 4 for Internet Scam

The Police Special Fraud Unit in its effort to rid the society of Internet Fraud and Cybercrimes has arrested an international Fraudster, one Owen Taiwo Iyabosa ‘f’ in Benin City, Edo State. The suspect, a professional table tennis player and ...

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24 May
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BEWARE OF FAKE ALERT

ONLINE PAYMENT FOR TRANSACTION FRAUD Members of the public are advised to be weary of fake alerts. When a transaction takes place and the buyer opted for online payment, the seller must endeavour to check with his/her bank and ensure ...

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26 Jan
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Compol Ibrahim Lamorde Assumed Office at PSFU

A new Commissioner of Police has resumed duty at the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU), Ikoyi – Lagos. He is COMPOL Ibrahim Lamorde, BSc, MSc, Mni. Until his new posting, was a student of the National Institute of Policy and ...

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15 Mar
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New Commissioner of Police Assume Duty

A new Commissioner of Police has assumed duty at Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU). He is CP Kola Sodipo, psc. CP Sodipo, until his appointment was the Commissioner of Police, Oyo State Command. CP Sodipo was appointed into the Nigeria ...

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13 Mar
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PSFU warn Nigerians of Mass Market Fraud

Mass Market Fraud is a type of fraud which aims to make victims part with their money by promising cash, prizes, services and high returns on investment. Examples include foreign lotteries, ‘boiler room’ frauds, correspondence scams where fraudsters purport to act ...

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13 Mar
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PSFU NETS AMERICAN VISA SCAMMER

The Special Fraud Unit (SFU) has re-arrested a notorious and unrepentant fraudster, Chinedu Ezeona, a.k.a David Obiora Aniekwe, who operates around Enugu and Lagos axis of the country to defraud innocent Nigerians intending to travel to the United States of ...

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13 Mar
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The three ex bankers allegedly siphoned N35m from dormant accounts

The Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigeria Police has arrested three men who allegedly defrauded a new generation bank of N35.3 million. The men allegedly reactivated 27 dormant bank accounts, through which they siphoned the amount. He said that ...

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23 Jul
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America Visa Scam

The Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) has arrested some desperate Nigerians who were involved in Visa Fraud. 1. A petition from U.S. Consulate General, Lagos dated 9th July 2014, alleged that one Adegbola Abiodun Esther with Date of Birth 31/12/1988 ...

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14 Jun
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FORMER DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE ARRESTED BY SFU

The Special Fraud Unit of the Nigeria Police has arrested the former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Alhaja Sinatu Aderoju Ojikutu who was declared wanted by the Unit on June 19, 2013 in connection with the case of obtaining the ...

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