OrderPaperToday – The member representing Ikono/Ini Federal Constituency of Akwa Ibom State, Iboro Asuquo Ekanem has issued a disclaimer on a Facebook Account created with his name with an alleged intent to defraud Nigerians.
Mr. Ekanem urged his constituents to ignore any contact from the said account with the user name ‘Hon Iboro Asuquo Ekanem’ and disclosed that he has never had a Facebook account before.
He said in a statement: “My attention has been drawn to the existence of a fake Facebook account created with my name Hon Iboro Asuquo Ekanem, hence purported to belong to me.
“I wish to inform the general public that I neither own the said Facebook account nor do I run any other Facebook account whatsoever.
“I reckon that the said account is created with the criminal intention of defrauding unsuspecting members of the public using my name.
“By this DISCLAIMER, I hereby most strongly advise members of the public not to accept friends requests, interact with or carry out any dealings whatsoever with the criminal operator(s) of the said Facebook account.
“I have alerted relevant security agencies on this criminal act and I am sure that the perpetrators will be brought to book soon.”