A Nigerian Living In Ghana Extradited To US To Face Fraud Case

A Nigerian citizen living in Accra, Ghana, has been extradited to Memphis to stand trial for an indictment charging him with cyber crimes and identity theft. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, a federal grand jury in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee indicted 64-year-old Babatunde Martins with wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and conspiracy to commit money laundering. Martins was also charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and conspiracy to commit computer fraud. The indictment alleges that Martins, along with other Africa-based co-conspirators,…

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