Toyin Abraham has raised alarm over the activities of an internet fraudster who is using her name and that of her husband to scam Nigerians. The 39- year- old Nollywood actress expressed her concerns via her Instagram page on Wednesday.
She also claimed the owner of the account uses OPAY bank for transactions. Sharing screenshots of bank transactions, she wrote: ” Please someone is duping people in our name do not fall victim.TAP HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE
” And I wonder why Opay will open acct for someone in my name without asking for identity. Pls kindly tag them and let them know someone is duping people in our name.
” Please, don’ t fall victim. We are not asking for money or anything from anyone Opay please kindly do something about it now. ” In a follow- up post, the actress disclosed that OPay had responded to her complaint.
She added that the scammer is using her husband’ s picture as his WhatsApp display photo. ” Opay has responded to us and I have given them the numbers and all, ” she said.
” The person’ s name on the acct is Taye Alabi Ayo.
” The person is using my name as the account name and it’ s a different name he or she has on the account number and he or she is using my husband’ s picture on his WhatsApp line. Please don’ t fall victim. “
Olutoyin Aimakhu was born in Auchi, a town in Edo State in southern Nigeria. But spent her early life in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State in southwestern Nigeria. She attended St Anne’ s School Ibadan for her secondary school education.
She went to Osun State Polytechnic Iree from 2005 to 2007, where she had her Pre- National Diploma, and Ordinary National Diploma. She obtained a Higher National Diploma Certificate in Marketing from Ibadan Polytechnic.
Toyin Abraham started acting in 2003, when Nigerian actress Bukky Wright came to Ibadan to shoot a movie. Toyin Abraham has made, directed, and starred in several Nigerian films including Alani Baba Labake and Ebimi ni.
During the 2013 Best of Nollywood Awards, Toyin Abraham was nominated for Best Supporting Actress in a Yoruba Film titled Ebimi ni, alongside Joke Muyiwa, who was nominated for Best Lead Actress in a Yoruba Film titled Ayitale.