" ITREALMS: Fraudsters hack Gov. Ugwuanyi Airtel’s line


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Thursday, March 03, 2016

Fraudsters hack Gov. Ugwuanyi Airtel’s line

The mobile phone belong to the Executive Governor of Enugu State, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has been hacked by suspected fraudsters, reports ITRealms.

Confirming this in Enugu, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Uwakwe Abugu, said that on Wednesday afternoon his excellence’s phone was hacked.

“This afternoon, (yesterday, March 2, 2016), the Airtel cell phone number of His Excellency, Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi … was hacked into by unknown persons for suspected fraudulent activities.

The Vanguard also reports that Mr. Abugu, therefore draw the attention of members of the public, especially those who have been reached or contacted by the suspected fraudsters, and to urge them to totally disregard any communication extended to them through that cell phone number purporting to have emanated from His Excellency, the governor.

“Relevant security agencies have been appropriately contacted to investigate the unfortunate incident and, accordingly, track down the perpetrators of the scam,” Abugu said.

*Source: Vanguard

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