Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Photo: Nigerian student in Malaysia charged for cheating two women on Facebook


A Nigerian college student who allegedly cheated women on Facebook has been charged at the Magistrate Court in Malaysia.

Collins Sparklys Obianke, 33 (pictured leaving the Petaling Jaya Magistrate Court) who was charged at two separate courts here pleaded not guilty and claimed trial before magistrate Salamiah Salleh and magistrate Mohd Azali Ibrahim. The suspected fraudster was believed to have cheated Foo Pooi Yun, 38 and S. Vanitha, 31 into making them believe that they had received a parcel containing gifts from overseas that required them to deposit RM10,500 into a bank account between Aug 24 and Sept 14 2015. The parcels were supposed to contain a handbag, laptop, mobile phone, watches, sunglasses and perfume.

He was charged underneath Region 420 of the Punitive Cipher for chicanery which carries 10 years clink, whipping further a stunning if convicted.

The court allowed RM11,000 dip in undivided bail for both weights. Obianke who was represented by counselor L. A Gomes was similarly bought to compliance his passport to the court.

Deputy public prosecutor N. Sivashangari and Siti Fatimah Yahya acted for the prosecution.