July 25, 2016 – Nigerian Man Uzoma Eleazar Arrested In India For Selling Bitter Kola Seeds For HIV/AIDS Cure
A Nigerian citizen has been arrested in India for duping a local resident in an online scam.
The suspect and 3 others met their victim on Facebook and arranged to meet in person.
They met and developed friendship after which the Nigerian national Uzoma Eleazar offered to make Anil Mathur, a local resident at Naya Nagar village in India rich.
Eleazar offered his victim a dealership in bitter kola seeds that he claimed can be used to cure AIDS and cough.
The victim fell for it and paid close to 10million naira.
When he later discovered that he had been duped, he reported Eleazar to local police officials before his arrest.
Items recovered from Uzoma Eleazar and 3 other members of his syndicate include 10 mobile phones, three laptops, N1.9million and packets of bitter kola seeds.