According to reports, a man in Kenya has been detained for posing as a woman and defrauding unsuspecting men of their money by impersonating a woman.
According to a report published on Monday, September 13, a man named Godfrey Owino said that Justin Kioko had collected from him a whopping sh 344,000 (GH18,873.09) while posing as a lady who was going to fly from Coastal Kilifi County to the town of Siaya for a date.
“The 31-year-old allegedly received the money via ‘MOMO’ from Godfrey Owino, with whom he claims they had planned for “her” to travel from Kilifi to Siaya county,” according to a report published by the Daily Nation.
Mr. Owino revealed that the money was intended to cover the cost of a two-way flight ticket, but that the con man was able to get away with the money after the system was shut down.
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