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WATCH: US man says he’s paid more than $100 000 to his Nigerian ‘wife’

04 February 2015, 18:24

Lagos – In an interview with American TV psychologist, Dr. Phil, a man claims that he is legally married to a woman he has never met and has given her money while she waits for her inheritance in Nigeria, Huffington Post reports.

Steve, 53, met ‘Kelly’ in 2012 in an online chat room, he has been talking to her for 29 months, and has sent her about $103 000 to help her until she inherits $25.6 million from her parents who died in a car accident in Ohio, USA.

Also Read:More US women fall victim to romantic love scam

Steve says that he loves and believes her even though they have never met. The two are legally married. Dr. Phil, the American talk show host, attempted to discover if this is yet another love scam.

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