Internet scammer faces jail

Tuesday, 26 December 2006, 7:21 AM EST

US authorities scored a rare win against internet scammers this week when a Nigerian man in Texas pleaded guilty to helping steal $115 000 from a pair of brothers who were told they would receive millions of dollars from Nigeria.

Femi Ikuopenikan, 35, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud.

At News 24.

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