Reason Nigerians are popular for fraud – Jidenna
He said : “It’s because we are smarter than a lot of people”
Top Nigerian born US singer, Jidenna has explained the reason Nigerians are popular for fraudulent activities all over the world.
Newsvil recalls that last Thursday, the FBI dropped full details and identities of 80 suspected fraudsters, with over 77 being Nigerians, arrested in the United States.
Few suspects include Iro, 31, and Chukwudi Christogunus Igbokwe, 38, whom were named the lead suspects.
The suspects were named by Mr Nick Hanna, the U.S. Attorney for Central District of California, at a news conference on Aug. 22.
Hanna said the fraud acts was in corroboration with federal and state agents to sway unsuspecting victims of their money.
While Reacting to the arrest of 77 Nigerians by the FBI, Jidenna said Nigerians were smarter than a lot of people, hence the reason they excel in sports and other sphere of life, including scamming.
Speaking during an interview on the Breakfast Club, Jidenna said: ”The reason Nigerians are known. For scamming is not because we are bad people.
“It’s because we are smarter than a lot of people”