Three Nigerians living in India have been deported for crimes involving online shopping fraud.
Oladapo Obasoto Olatunbosun alias Richard, 32, Dickson M. Dickson, 29, and Abiodun Oluwagbemiga Oyekunle alias Jerie, 33, faced deportation after attracting attention for different crimes.
The three Nigerian men, who were arrested in India far back in 2011 for indulging in cheating and online fraud in Chennai, were recently arrested with an Hyundai Santro car, two LED TVs, 6 mobile phones, 3 cameras, 3 wristwatches, 7 imported perfumes, 3 laptops, 1 Ipod and 32 pairs of shoes, which they had purchased through fraudulent online shopping, the Indian police reveals.
The Special Tahsildar, a refugee organisation, on Friday, September 12, 2014 gave the three men a flight back to Nigeira. They took a 9.30am flight from the International airport at Meenambakkam in India to Dubai and will get a transit flight back home. They are expected to arrive Lagos at 6pm Nigerian time.
Two other Nigerians, Paul Osagie Cyrill and Okechukwa are also to be deported on September 22 after being involved in cheating cases in Chennai.