As ridiculous as these approaches seem, innocent people occasionally fall for them.
They sometimes end up meeting a Nigerian in a plush hotel.
American sources warn of the danger of accepting any invitation to visit Nigeria offered by these villains.
They have been known to manufacture exit problems so that the mark can be pressured to hand over money as a condition of being allowed to leave Nigeria.
Matthew Chapman, writing in The Mail on Sunday (Feb. Afolabi's charity had received 350,000 pounds from the Community Fund "to help asylum seekers". Afolabi has apparently denied being involved in the supply of false documents and is quoted as saying "I swear to God I don't know anything".
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) The British press reports that Comfort Afolabi, a woman of Nigerian extraction but with British citizenship, while running a charity called the Detainee Support and Help Unit, put a BBC undercover reporter in contact with a criminal who could supply false documents.
The reporter was posing as an aylum seeker facing deportation.
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