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Hawks spokesperson Captain Philani Nkwalase said: “Several South African, Swedish and American victims fell prey to the alleged scam.
“We’re working with different authorities and we will investigate the South African victims.
A Nigerian Christiano Ogbeifun has been charged in South Africa with fraud and money laundering, executed through an online dating scam.
The 48 year-old Nigerian appeared briefly in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. Hawks will investigate the South African victims who have allegedly been fleeced out of of R1.4million, about ,000.
There are a lot of victims who lost their money.” About R4.1million was estimated to have been lost by all his victims.
That’s why it’s crucial that, as women, our behavior on the job is beyond reproach.
Scamming syndicates in Africa and around the world often have hierarchical structures, where scammers work in groups and in shifts, and follow a proven procedure.
They have scripts to follow and they get advice from more experienced members of their group.
They chatted on Facebook for around seven months and he claimed to be an artist from London with two kids.
He claimed he was going to have an exhibition in Cape Town but would first be in Port Elizabeth where his container of art was, even sending her confirmation of his flight tickets. “My total loss was R120 000, where he said he was robbed and required the funds to release the container.
They claim they are on business or working in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban or in other places in and around South Africa. Finding out what exactly the situation is before you confront anyone is absolutely essential and this is where the services of a romance scaminvestigator may become very useful. Certain procedures need to be followed in order for you to stand a chance of getting your funds or at least some dividends back.