Be careful with this guy, he is really dangerous. He can record from your webcam, so really careful about him. Never play with a scammer.
This guy claim to be an Electrical / Telecommunication engineer working with bp in nigeria. Yet claims the company never paid him and the hotel is holding his passport and other forms of ID needs money to take care of his daughter involve in an accident in lagos and is in the hospital.
DON'T SEND MONEY TO NO ONE YOU HAVE NEVER MET IN PERSON.
1.Scammers use templates before they starts to ask for money and there is variations in time in that also before they do that from 2 weeks until 2-3 years. Scammers use templates because they scam many people at the same time and have no time to write personal mails.
2.Look for the language, scammers has often very bad grammar and their skills in European language is bad, the templates are often translated by GOOGLE
3.They fell in love very quickly and talk about endless and undying LOVE
4.Avoiding your questions in the mails (typical for scammers who use templates) but variations do exist in this also.
5. Asking money from strangers is a scam, African, Russian, man,woman makes NO DIFFERENCE! http://ladies-russi../Scam.php
6.The scammer tells you to end your dating site account because you are the only true love for him (this is the way he can control the victim)
7.Scammers uses an +44 as an UK number to confuse victims with that they are in UK but they are in fact in Nigeria . ID Spoofing
8.If it sounds to good to be true it is often that also.