Wanted Thailand Based Nigerian Man Arrested for Fraud Related Charges

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A Nigerian man alleged internet fraudster wanted for scam related charges and taking part in international crime, was arrested on Monday by Immigration police at Chaeng Wattana, Bangkok.

According to local media, Pol Maj-Gen Phaiboon Noihun and his team were waiting for Bertrand Ifeanyichukwu Akile following a tip-off from a member of the public seeking a reward that he would be at Immigration Complex to extend his visa.

Photos: Wanted Nigerian fraudster arrested in Thailand as he arrives Immigration office to extend his visa

Once he arrived Akile was apprehended under a warrant issued for fraud and deception.

“It was as easy as pie. He just came to us” Pol Maj-Gen Noihun told journalists.

It is alleged that Akile was part of a 100 million baht scam headed by another Nigerian national, Onyekachukwu Elvis Smart Ebube, who is already in custody.

Photos: Wanted Nigerian fraudster arrested in Thailand as he arrives Immigration office to extend his visa

Photos: Wanted Nigerian fraudster arrested in Thailand as he arrives Immigration office to extend his visa