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Photos: Nigerian Guy Jailed In UK For Dating Scam, Adewale Adewole Sentenced

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Photos: Nigerian Guy Jailed In UK For Dating Scam, Adewale Adewole Sentenced

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Dec 5, 2014 – Pictures: Nigerian Man Jailed In UK For Dating Fraud, Adewale Adewole Sentenced In Manchester

A middle aged UK-based Nigerian guy has been jailed for duping several women on an online dating site.

Adewale Adewole pictured above used the photo of an innocent man to create different profiles on He then used the fake profiles to dupe several unsuspecting women to the tune of £100,000 to help fund a non-existent Nigerian orphanage.

The suspect living on Carrfield Avenue in Little Hulton, Salford allegedly backed up his fake profiles with several Facebook accounts.

Before being caught, Adewale promised to repay his victims.

The 31-year-old alleged fraudster was sentenced to 4-years and 6 months in prison today at a Manchester Crown Court.

According to Greater Manchester Police officials, Adewale Adewole also created a fake charity website supporting an orphanage and listed names of 2 fake directors on it.

He then used one of the names, along with a photo of an unconnected, innocent man, to create profiles on the dating website.

Using those profiles, police said he romanced four women, gained their trust and asked them for money to help the sick orphans, which he told them he would repay.

When one woman told him she had no money, he asked her to send an iPad and iPhone instead.

His fraud was uncovered when one woman became suspicious and contacted the World Health Organization, who told her the orphanage did not exist.

Adewole laughing to jail

Chei! Naija suffer. o… See how our guys come dey shame us all over the world…. Na only dem sabi dis kind thing.



  1. Bilal Nnaji

    December 5, 2014 at 9:55 PM

    shame shame shame on you Adewole is this what your mates are doing in London

  2. Damola Oniru

    December 5, 2014 at 10:55 PM

    ole see his eyes bastard

    • emeka

      December 6, 2014 at 9:51 AM

      After they will said is igbo, look nah is Yoruba

  3. Metu Nyetu

    December 6, 2014 at 12:17 AM

    I**o haters r silent.

  4. bob

    December 6, 2014 at 1:30 AM

    After millions of naira 4 year 6 month ok ooooooooo

  5. thrufacts

    December 6, 2014 at 6:52 AM

    When the head is rotten, body is useless. Nigeria’s leaders are corrupt. what did you expect from the citizens?

  6. KEVIN

    December 6, 2014 at 10:03 AM

    Most of you guys writing bullshit about him now are more worst than him…instead of Praying for him,you are raining abuses, who are you to judge ? If your Government had done the right thing for his people, would he have gone that far ? No.. Your BAD government is to blame for all this.

  7. olawo

    December 6, 2014 at 11:45 AM

    pl don’t blame me poverty is a disease he is not supose to give a chance if not poverty will rules over him, poverty is not good

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