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Nigerian Man Sentenced to 15 years in Prison For Raping and Blackmailing Young Women
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Nigerian Man Sentenced to 15 years in Prison For Raping and Blackmailing Young Women

A man who used fake social media profiles to convince young women to send compromising images of themselves before blackmailing and raping one of them has been jailed. Rhys Miller-Offiong of Muirkirk Road, SE6 was jailed for 15 years with an four-year extended licence at Woolwich Crown Court on Thursday, 6 December. On his release, he will be made to sign the Sex Offenders Register for an indefinite period and will be subject to a Sexual Harm Prevention Order. Miller-Offiong had pleaded guilty at the same court on 5 November to one count of rape, one count of blackmail, four counts of distributing indecent images of a child, three counts of disclosing private sexual photographs and films with intent to cause distress, and one count of committing an offence with intent to commit a ...
Nigerian Gets Life Jail In UK For Beating Girlfriend’s Child To Death
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Nigerian Gets Life Jail In UK For Beating Girlfriend’s Child To Death

Marvyn Iheanacho, 39, from London, was found guilty at Woolwich Crown Court of the murder of Alex Malcolm A man who beat his girlfriend’s five-year-old son to death in a British park because the child lost a shoe was sentenced to life imprisonment on Tuesday. Marvyn Iheanacho, 39, from London, was found guilty at Woolwich Crown Court of the murder of Alex Malcolm. Witnesses heard a male voice screaming about a lost shoe while a child fearfully apologised on November 20, 2016. Police said: “The child sustained a deadly brain injury and internal bruising to his stomach; a post-mortem examination concluded this had been caused by a kick, stamp or punch. “Iheanacho was later seen talking on his phone while a child lay on his back on a bench next to him, a limp arm dangling down. “R...
Nigerian Women Defraud 7 Men Of £100,000 On Dating Website
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Nigerian Women Defraud 7 Men Of £100,000 On Dating Website

Two Nigerian women who run a fraudulent dating website have scammed seven men of more than £100,000 by getting them to send her cash in exchange for a date. Grace Akintaro, 24, pretended to be ‘Amanda Jenson’ and even spoke to at least two of her victims on the telephone, persuading them to send her money for travel and expenses ahead of romantic rendezvous. She was helped by Victoria Nwogu, 22, who admitted laundering some of the money that Akintaro received. DailyMail reports that Akintaro told Woolwich Crown Court she began the scam because she was ‘naive and used by this person I was in love with’, and admitted asking for more cash from her victims claiming she needed to pay off debts. The men were convinced their online romances with Amanda were genuine but dates were canc...
Woyin Karowie Consecrated As Bishop Of Woolwich, London
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Woyin Karowie Consecrated As Bishop Of Woolwich, London

Nigerian-born Reverend (Dr) Woyin Karowie Dorgu was today consecrated as Bishop of Woolwich/Diocese of Southwark London. Reverend(Dr) Woyin Karowei Dorgu (born June 1958) is a Church of England priest and former medical doctor.In December 2016, it was announced that he would be the next Bishop of Woolwich,a suffragan Bishop in the Diocese of Southwark.He was consecrated a bishop today 17 March 2017.