A 27-year-old man, Mr Victor, was on Tuesday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrate Court for allegedly uploading his ex-lover’s nude pictures on social media. Victor was further accused by the police for sending threatening messages to his ex-lover.
Report by the police said the ex-lover (names withheld) received a call from her former lover to come to his friend’s family house. On reaching his place, the lady was allegedly threatened with a cutlass and her phone was forcefully collected from her following the uploading of her nude pictures on a facebook account while she was also threatened with text messages.
The police stated. However, in defence to his statement made to the police, Victor claimed to be an internet fraudster and that he taught his ex-girlfriend, how to defraud people on the internet. He further said a white man named Ryan Kubick used to send money to both of them through Money Gram and because of that his partner decided to end the relationship between them but continued collecting money from Kubick. Victor claimed that because of that he had to send threatening messages to her. However, he denied uploading her nude pictures on social media. “I am into ‘yahoo yahoo’. On Wednesday, one white named Ryan called me from U.S that he found out that my girlfriend has scammed him by collecting money from him, she collected the money on the pretence that she was coming to meet him in U.S “I taught her how to do ‘yahoo yahoo’. I put her into the business and now she understands it, she’s now collecting the money through Money Gram without telling me anything,” he claimed The presiding magistrate, B.O Osunsanmi granted Victor bail in the sum of N200,000 with two sureties in like sum while the matter was adjourned until Ausgust 30 for further mention.