A 300 level student of Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin, Gbenga Favour Olaoye Akanbi has reportedly poisoned himself to death having been duped to the tune of N300M in a Forex deal.
It was earlier reported that Olaoye Akanbi Favour (Jasper)was alleged of scamming Nigerians close to 300 million naira.
The self acclaimed forex trader who supposedly have great knowledge of the financial market, he persuaded his investors, Mainly his Course mate and Friends) to invest their money with him with an agreed weekly percentage, he also gave them the assurance that forex is not a ponzi scheme and that he had back up funds, much enough to pay every one of his investors their capital and profits even if things went wrong.
Things went wrong June and He promised to Pay Everyone’s Capital b4 December.
It’s been six months and he has refused to communicate with his investors on the situation of things and how payment will be made.
It was later learnt that he conspired with one Mr Eseka Gospel (ECG INVESTMENT) to dupe his investors (course mate and Friends) of their money, estimated to be over 300 million naira.
It was later confirmed from the family of the deceased that he drank poison on Sunday morning.