Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa on tuesday in Abuja stated that a fake facebook account had been put up in her name by fraudsters to perpetrate fraudulent activities.
Mrs Dabiri-Erewa is the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to president Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora.
Mrs Dabiri-Erewa’s special assistant on media, Abdur-Rahman Balogun, signed a statement in which Mrs. Dabiri-Erewa is said to have issued out a warning to members of the public, stating that, they should be careful and vigilant of such accounts in her name. She also stated that Mrs. Dabiri-Erewa does not operate any facebook accounts.
It was stated that the scammers had opened about 11 different facebook accounts and was using them to defraud unsuspecting Nigerians.
The SSA stated that security agencies are already on the trail of those behind the fake accounts. She also stated that she is readily available to members of the public who want to reach her on: [email protected]
Written by Okolo Ezinne