Frank Mba, in a statement on Sunday said the Nigeria Police operatives have
rescued an American lady confined in a Lagos hotel where she was held against
her wish for over a year.
Washington DC, is a retired civil servant in the United States. She arrived
Nigeria on 13th February, 2019 on a visit to a Nigerian, Chukwuebuka Kasi
Obiaku whom she met on Facebook.
Obiaku is 34-year-old and a native of Ikeduru LGA of Imo State. He lured the
America to Nigeria under the pretext of love and deceitfully married her on
15th May, 2019.
by agents attached to the Intelligence Response Team (IRT), Ogun State annex
after receiving information from a Nigerian in the Meiran area of Lagos State.
Obiaku, a graduate of Business Administration and Management, as an internet
fraudster who has defrauded many both locally and internationally.
hotel and extorted $48,000 in total.
and debit cards forcefully and operated her bank accounts including receiving
her monthly pension benefits and allowances. This continued for a fifteen month
to defraud her associates and other foreign individuals and companies.
will be charged to court and prosecuted in accordance with the 2015 Cybercrime
Prevention / Prohibition Act.