EFCC Arrests Fake Nollywood Star For Over $ 7,000 Romantic Scam
Ezekiel Sunday Emmanuel, a man disguised as a Nollywood star, was arrested by operators of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, a zonal office in Lagos, for a $ 7,000 fraud against American Collins Meresh. (Seven thousand dollars).
The EFCC released a statement claiming that Emmanuel, who identified himself as the popular Nollywood actor Frederick Nnaemeka Leonard, was arrested on October 8, 2020 by Commission officials following a report from the chief of security. FAAN, which caught him in a bitter dispute with Meresh on October 6, 2020.
It was revealed that Meresha had been invited to Nigeria on suspicion that it was Leonard, whom she had met online. She also claimed that upon arriving at the airport, she was approached by a suspect whom she described as “a completely different person” from the Nollywood actor. “Partially read statement.
The EFCC says the suspect will soon be indicted in court once the investigation is complete.