28 arrested in Roquestas over Nigerian 419 scam

The infamous Nigerian Scammer (those responsable for sending you those “please help me smuggle 202 million euros out of my country” or “you have won the improbable jackpot for which you never entered” emails) have taken a hit as National Police swooped down on a ring in Roquetas del Mar. 28 arrests were made, almost all of them Nigerian or central African. 22 are in jail awaiting justice, the other 6 have already been deported. Continue reading 28 arrested in Roquestas over Nigerian 419 scam

Allah reincarnates in a cow

From the BBC: Diners have been flocking to a restaurant in northern Nigeria to see pieces of meat [beef] which the owner says are inscribed with the name of Allah. A vet told the newspaper the words “defied scientific explanation”. “Supposing only one piece of meat was found then it would be suspicious, but given the circumstances there is no explanation,” Dr Yakubu Dominic said. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/7520149.stm Well….. I suppose a condescending know-it-all westerner like myself Continue reading Allah reincarnates in a cow