Dating nigerian scammers
Believe it or not, there are actually scams that emerge from the country of Nigeria that are a lot more difficult to rule out as fake.
Some warning signs include: With over 25,000 known scammers worldwide, and a good chunk of them coming from Nigeria, there is no telling how many con artists have yet to be discovered, so always be cautious when chatting online with someone you’ve never met before!
Suspect you may be dealing with a Nigerian scammer?
Here is a wonderful list originally compiled by the Romancescams Yahoo group, but modified and extended by us.
Others may pick up on the scammy vibes fairly quickly, but some people are a but more oblivious to the fact that someone is literally using their loneliness against them to drain their pockets dry.
Frauds, scams and schemes take a LOT of time, effort and patience– with some con artists waiting weeks, months or even years to establish a relationship before moving forward to the requests.
In 2018, a massively successful Nigerian fraud ring was busted, resulting in seven Nigerian mens’ indictments.