The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation
(FBI) has released a list of 77 Nigerians charged with a massive business email
and money laundering scam with about $3bn.
According to Thom Mrozek, a spoke man for the US
Attorney’s office, most of the individuals alleged to be involved in the scheme
are based in Nigeria while more than a dozen individuals were arrested during a
raid in Thursday mostly in the Los Angeles area.
Premium times reports that the indictment was
unsealed after law enforcement authorities, led by the FBI, Thursday morning
arrested 14 defendants across the United States, with 11 of those arrests
taking place in the Los Angeles region.
Two defendants were already in federal custody on
other charges, and one was arrested earlier this week. The remaining defendants
are believed to be abroad, with most of them located in Nigeria.
Eddie Hearn has insisted that Anthony Joshua's
world heavyweight title rematch is on for Saudi Arabia on December 7, despite
controversy about the location and demands for more of the oil millions from
Andy Ruiz Jr. Ruiz Jr was reportedly demanding a larger purse for the rerun of
his shock victory at Maddison Square Garden in June. But promoter Hearn insisted: 'Despite fake
news both fighters have signed the contract and the governing bodies have
approved the event.
'I call him The Beast': Paul Pogba lauds Harry
Maguire after his outstanding Manchester United debut in 4-0 romp over Chelsea
following record £80m move
Manchester United thrashed Chelsea 4-0 on Sunday
in the Premier League
Harry Maguire proved a formidable presence at the
back for the Red Devils
It was the England international's debut for
United after his £80million move
Paul Pogba has heaped praise on new Manchester
United team-mate Harry Maguire following his formidable debut against Chelsea.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side ran out emphatic 4-0
winners against their top four rivals on Sunday at Old Trafford, with Maguire a
calm presence in defence on his first outing since his £80million move.