A journalist is claiming the Canadian government helped two Toronto sisters flee Nigeria after failing to show up in court to face criminal charges of blackmailing Nigerian billionaires.
Jyoti and Kiran Matharoo allegedly blackmailed several high-ranking Nigerian men, claiming they had evidence of affairs and engagements with prostitutes.
Global Affairs issued a statement saying “consular services were provided for the Canadian citizens who had been detained…” but for privacy reasons no other details can be released. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has not released any statement regarding questions about the process for issuing emergency travel documents.
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Marina Burghard writes for Canadian Fraud News about fraud-related cases, whistleblower, jurisdiction, identity theft, consumer protection, etc. – essentially about scams and how to protect yourself against this kind of fraudulent criminal behavior. She holds a Master’s degree in Political Science where her interest in criminology grew. Besides fraud, Marina’s scientific interest lies in terrorism, extremism and how to deal with it as a society.