There are strong allegations of an unknown person who specialises in defrauding unsuspecting students of the University of Lgaos,UNILAG, of securing bed space in the institution’s hostels
One of the latest victim, Doris, is a final year student of the of the school,who was recently defrauded to the tune of 100,000 ( One Hundred Thousand Naira) by the suspected fraudster.
According to “Doris”, one of her friends introduced the suspected fraudster to her, through one of the social media channels, where discussions on the possibility of securing accommodation for her for the 2020 / 2021 session.
The suspected had requested for payment from her of which she made payment into the suspect’s account in three instalments in one of the new generations banks
She gave the account name and number as: Ogosi Pereere Ruth. Bank: GTBank. Account Number: 0242765351
According to the victim, she said, ” I met this suspected fraudster through my friend on campus. Although, I never met her face-to-face before I made the transfer to her account, but because my friend assured me that she knew the suspect, I had no doubt about the authenticity of the transaction. It was after I had made the final transfer of 50k to complete the money of 90k that I received an alert that I had been scammed”