An Indian man living in Nigeria, Mr Vishwanath Mishal arranged for his own kidnap in order to scam his boss. Mr Mishal traveled to Enugu, and got someone whom he paid N3000 to call his employers demanding for N10million for his release. Read more from CKN:
Later he changed it to N7m and the money was paid. He personally went to the bank to cash the money with Keke Marwa and asked the Keke Marwa to wait outside the bank at UBA Opara Avenue, Enugu where he was caught and after the keke Marwa driver waited for a while as he was promised and decided to go into the bank and he was also caught by the police.
The Enugu police command who got wind of the incident stormed the bank while Mr Mishal was about to cash to the money and got him arrested..
On interrogation, he confessed hatching the plan because he has some pressing needs he want to sort out with the money.. The Nigerian police and Immigration are now working on getting him deported back to India.. When CKN Nigeria contacted the police Spokesman in Enugu, he was not readily available .