The Chief was arrested in Lagos, Nigeria where he had posed as the governor of the central bank in order to fool his victim.
Apparently the President of Nigeria has declared "total war" on the 419 scam artists and said that they shall have "no hiding place".
That's all very well but the President should know that Amsterdam, Jo'burg and London all have nests of these vipers.
If he really wants to prevent them from "tarnishing Nigeria's image" he should attend to them when they return home on their periodic visits.
The document may be signed by Simon Perchard and contain the name Brian Mc Clure.
Be aware that, despite the fancy crests and legalese, there is no such company at this address For many years Nigerian criminals have targeted people around the world with stories about liberating millions of dollars, once the property of a toppled dictator or a deceased expatriot.
Many victims of the 419 scam do not have English as a first language and their judgement could have been clouded by these official looking websites - which seem to be introduced once a victim has taken the bait.
It's just not pleasant at all."Regardless, Ashanti continues to deal with this unfortunate situation, and admits that when it comes to dealing with this stalker, she operates both out of both fear and empowerment."At this point you don't know how far someone will go.
I have a mouth on me, if I say something a little crazy I don't know what's going to happen after that so just be strong and keep your composure," she says.
The "Fortune Trust Bank" ( of Amsterdam and the Cayman Islands and The "Bromwich Albion Bank" (?
) of London and the Isle of Man (bromwichalbion.com) For a classic example of a very suspect "finance" site check out: think you have any safeguards just because a UK limited company is named in correspondence.