The New ‘Nigerian Princes’ of hacking?


BEC or Business Email Compromise hacking is one of the most common types of cyber-attack, which the FBI says costs more than £6 billion a year - and experts say Nigeria is its epicentre. Cyber reporter Joe Tidy speaks with one BEC hacker in Nigeria to find out how they work, and how he feels about his victims. Producer / Editor:...

Ex Bank manager, Adam jailed for N11m ATM fraud

The Maiduguri Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction Adam kaka Adam, a former banker, who was sentenced to one year imprisonment by Justice Ibrahim Jauro of the Yobe State High Court sitting in Damaturu. The convict was prosecuted on one-count of theft to the tune of N11, 657,500.00. Adam, a former service manager...

First Nigerian American Ever Elected ….


"The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things." --Ronald Reagan

Artificial Intelligence and African Enterprise

Lets all participate to understand how we can use AI and Enterprise to combat fraud in Africa

Covid in Scotland: What impact has lockdown had on crime?

Covid in Scotland: What impact has lockdown had on crime? By Paul O'Hare BBC Scotland Police officers in Scotland dealt with far fewer violent crimes, housebreakings and road casualties while the country was in lockdown, according to new statistics. However Police Scotland's latest quarterly report shows there was an increased number of domestic abuse incidents, online child sexual offences and frauds between April...

Is real estate investment the new fraud?

Is real estate investment the new fraud? Real estate is usually a very attractive investment, because of the almost “fixed” size of land across the globe. However, the attractiveness of real estate, as an asset class, predisposes it to significant fraud risks. Arguably, the recent unattractive returns on saving and other investment products (e.g. treasury bills) will give further impetus...

“In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.” — Confucius, Chinese...


“Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity.”   — Coco Chanel, French fashion designer

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