Ginuwine American singer says a Nigerian is using his picture for online scams

US singer Ginuwine has announced that a Nigerian man is behind his Facebook account, and is using it for scams.

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US singer Ginuwine, 45, has warned his followers on Instagram that an unidentified Nigerian individual is using his name and picture to defraud him.

Ginuwine raised the alarm yesterday (February 22) on his Instagram account. The singer shared a screenshot of the fake Facebook account and wrote "I'm being told someone is using my name to trick people into giving money THIS IS NOT ME!!!! It's a Nigerian scam going on so if anyone on any page that has my name ask for money curse they ass out people will do anything for a dollar it's crazy."

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Screenshot of the fake Ginuwine page

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The Facebook page has Ginuwine's real names 'Elgin Baylor Lumpkin'.

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Banky W



Yesterday Banky W also raised an alarm to his fans that scammers are circulating a fake EME application form. Banky who got wind of the scam took to Instagram to address it with the photo below.

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Banky W



In September 2014 Ginuwine attended the 2014 Aquafina Elite Model Look.

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