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This weekend (October 10th, 2009), I introduced accounts on

The main reason was to give people the ability to edit a comment that they have posted several hours or days ago. Without a login, it was not possible to reliably identify the 'owner' of the comment.

Second, it did happen that someone impersonated someone else by using that person's name. It is still possible to post anonymously, but if you post while logged in, a green check mark will appear next to your name above the comment.

Finally, it has happened several times that one poster tried to reach another poster but neither one of the 2 posters had left their email address. The 2 posters would independently email me and I would try to make the connection. Successfully, in a few cases, I may add. Now, if you are logged in, you can send a message to another registered user on this site.

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2011-09-27, 10:35:41
2011-09-27, 10:43:27
2011-09-27, 10:45:45
2011-09-27, 14:45:06
Listen up guys... this is an interesting read outlines Nigeria's hotbed activity and a typical scammer interview. Take heed !

Online scams create 'Yahoo! millionaires'
In Lagos, where scamming is an art, the quickest path to wealth for the cyber-generation runs through a computer screen.

(FORTUNE Magazine) - Akin is, like many things in cyberspace, an alias. In real life he's 18. He wears Adidas sneakers, a Rolex Submariner watch, and a kilo of gold around his neck.

Akin, who lives in Lagos, is one of a new generation of entrepreneurs that has emerged in this city of 15 million, Nigeria's largest. His mother makes $30 a month as a cleaner, his father about the same hustling at bus stations. But Akin has made it big working long days at Internet cafes and is now the main provider for his family and legions of relatives.

Call him a 'Yahoo! millionaire.'

Akin buys things online - laptops, BlackBerries, cameras, flat-screen TVs - using stolen credit cards and aliases. He has the loot shipped via FedEx or DHL to safe houses in Europe, where it is received by friends, then shipped on to Lagos to be sold on the black market. (He figures Americans are too smart to sell a camera on eBay to a buyer with an address in Nigeria.)

Akin's main office is an Internet cafe in the Ikeja section of Lagos. He spends up to ten hours a day there, seven days a week, huddled over one of 50 computers, working his scams.

And he's not alone: The cafe is crowded most of the time with other teenagers, like Akin, working for a 'chairman' who buys the computer time and hires them to extract e-mail addresses and credit card information from the thin air of cyberspace. Akin's chairman, who is computer illiterate, gets a 60 percent cut and reserves another 20 percent to pay off law enforcement officials who come around or teachers who complain when the boys cut school. That still puts plenty of cash in Akin's pocket.

A sign at the door of the cafe reads, WE DO NOT TOLERATE SCAMS IN THIS PLACE. DO NOT USE E-MAIL EXTRACTORS OR SEND MULTIPLE MAILS OR HACK CREDIT CARDS. YOU WILL BE HANDED OVER TO THE POLICE. NO 419 ACTIVITY IN THIS CAFE. The sign is a joke; 419 activity, which refers to the section of the Nigerian law dealing with obtaining things by trickery, is a national pastime. There are no coherent laws relating to internet scams, the police are mostly computer illiterate, and penalties for financial crimes are rarely enforced

'What do you want me to do?' Akin asks in pidgin English, explaining why he turned to a life of Internet crime. 'It is my God-given talent. Our politicians, they do their own; me, I'm doing my own. I feed my family - my sister, my mother, my popsie. Man must survive.'

The scams perpetrated by Akin and his comrades are many and varied: Moneygram interceptions, Western Union hijackings, check laundering, identity theft, and outright begging, with tall tales of dying relatives and large sums of money in search of safe haven. One popular online fraud often practiced by women (or boys pretending to be women) involves separating lonely men from their money.

Attempts to speak to government officials about Internet crime were futile. They all claimed ignorance of such scams; some laughed it off as Western propaganda.

Some officials, who asked not be identified, said young people are drawn to Internet crime as a way of getting back at a society that has no plans for them. Others see it as a form of reparation for the sins of the West.

Or as Akin puts it, 'White people are too gullible. They are rich, and whatever I gyp them out of is small change to them.'
2011-09-27, 15:17:48
apache from United Kingdom  
Hi can anyone tell me if this scam has been used...
On flirt website..gets chatting to young leggy lady...few days latter she asked for my home address...
next day large lilles teddy bear and chocolates arrive at my door...we chat on phone made arragements to meet up for a thing her mother is taken ill who lives in spain.She flys to spain to be with mum...then she tell me mum need heart op and it is to be done in the USA at beaumont med centre..
spoke to her and she tells me the operation is £6.500.00 gbp.she has got.£4,500.00 but is short...
Now is this a new way of scamming spend a little to catch a lot..
2011-10-02, 22:01:58
lalo from United States  
can any tell who is really her, is she a porn
star? can you tell me where to found her? or what her site is? I know she is not a scammer but somebody is using her pics.

2011-10-03, 14:49:15
2011-10-03, 18:15:55
anonymous from United States  
the new name is cindy green stuck in hotel in nigeria
2011-10-03, 19:25:12
rating is same person like is very smart and good at what she does to get money send to must send to different people in nigeria while she claims to be in Sf Ca......she also has fake profiles on date an american...riise1, riise...with differnt fake info..she even used pic from a famous doctor to act like she is a he looking for his queen with same birthdate...very sad........on flirtbox she goes by the name of Hanna Das and she uses differnt star sings and birthdates ....just be ware of this twisted sick gold digger
2011-10-04, 07:34:47
anonymous from Australia  
BAFFO%20FAUSTINA%20Faustina said (10:53 PM)
00233546166160 this is my cell number text me when u are online so that i can meet u then .??

2011-10-04, 07:40:15
anonymous from Australia  
Baffo Faustina <>
is using the same mobile number that bought me to this site 00233546166160

2011-10-04, 09:45:49
Another scam! Naa Quartey. Be careful!

2011-10-04, 18:07:12
lostsoul from Australia  

Baffo Faustina <>

Hello my dear love here are u now and am thinking about u alot and miss u so much take good care and am waiting for u so that we can talk more this is my cell number text me when u are online 00233546166160

they get worried if you cut off contact

2011-10-17, 02:20:05

He is a scam, I met him on we talked about 13 days before he was awarded a contract in Nigeria. He said he was a Contractor and from there he would be going to the UK to work for the same company. He said he lives in Antioch, Tennesse with his 14 year old son Leo. He lost his wife 41/2 year, in Brazil, where he was raised by his mum's sister after his mum passed away when he was very young.. He speaks Portugese. He missed spelled a lot of words at first, but at time of crisis he had no problem communicate in proper English. So when he gets to Nigeria, which I already know is the biggest Scam country on the Internet Today. He emails me and said that the Airlines kept his luggage because they check all luggage because of terrorist. That luggage had all his contacts in it and that it would not be delivered until next week (the day is Saturday). He went to the bank and deposited all his Travelers checks and now they have put a 15 day hold on the account. He was an independent man and hated like the dickens to ask me for help. But he was hungry and had not eaten since he had left New York friday morning. And if i didnt feel comfortable giving him money he would understand (red flag). But that he was hungry. I asked him how much he needed he said 1K. I told him that I really wanted to believe in him, but why are emailing me. Dont you have family or friends that know you that can send you money. He said 'no all my contacts are in my suitcase'. I was the only email address he had in his lap top (red flag). I told him dont play me for a fool. He said oh Babe why are you saying that. I told him that i had been searching him on various public websites and that he was a ghost. He said please send money to Lagos, Nigeria i am hungry. I did send him $250. because I really wanted to believe he was a real person. I told him that was all i could afford to lose. But 'Babe as soon as I get my money from the bank I will send it you'. 'Don't you trust me?' ' I cannot believe that you don't trust me. I told him that i was sorry, and that I really wanted to believe he was real, but that I had already look up Nigeria Dating Scams, and that he fit it to a T. So he was upset he said 'i don't like your Accusations over me if you don't want me talking to you anymore let me know than keep Using all that words On me' 'Stop Using scam issues to me' 'If i need Money I know where to Look for Good Money How Much Can I gain from you'. So it just I finally wrote 'I am really sorry if you are who you say you are! But I think it's best that we end this here...I need to find someone who is local...'

He Said 'Alright if that what you think fine' 'Bye' 'I will Rewire back your Money Next week as soon I as I Got my Money Ok. Thanks' 'Bye'

And that was the end of that. He deleted himself off my messenger and I have not heard a word from since.

2011-11-01, 17:32:41
i met a nigerian american on a gay site and he sent me a message and his email address saying he was in love with me we have spoken a few times on phone and e mailng one another i sent him over his air fare to come and join me through the western union bank i went out on sat night and tried to phone him up all day eventually i got him early hours in the morning and he said he had sent me email explaining he was arrested and the police had taken his phone and switched it off he said he had to pay £2800 to this client he was supposed to have a job for he asked if i could loan him the money and he would pay me back when he came over to me i refused now he has told me he has paid for his air fare to come over but needs a travelling allowance which he asked if i could send to him as he would give it back to me as he only needed it to prove he had way of living when he got here
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