A Nigerian singer by the name , Aniji Shedrack Chidubem, well known as Sanij-D, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over alleged internet fraud.
Sanij-D was said to be arrested in the Kuje Area Council of Abuja, after agreeing to have defrauded a Briton, Susan Mclean, the sum of £9,300 also an American: Diana Rosado Gonzales the sum of $2,000.
The singer was arrested after a credible intelligence was carried out on the activities of a syndicate of internet fraudsters, the EFCC made this known during a press statement on Monday, October 16.
The statement reads:
“Chidubem allegedly impersonated one Christopher Rossi, a marine engineer that fixes boats and pipelines in Singapore. He was using Instagram, Facebook and WhatsApp applications, with foreign phone numbers, as his fraudulent means of perpetrating and defrauding his victims,”