Popular Nigerian skit maker, Adesokan Adedeji Emmanuel, aka Shank Comics has revealed how he once tried to get involved in internet fraud, popularly called ‘yahoo’ before making it big in the comedy industry.
The content creator who is a graduate of electronics and electrical engineering said he tried to engage in cybercrime after graduating from the university.
According to Shank Comics, he traveled to Osogbo in 2019 to learn ‘yahoo’ from some group of guys.
He revealed that he tried to practice the fraudulent act for 6 months, but he wasn’t able to make any money at all from it.
Shank Comics said that the guy who had taught him the scam gave him an iPhone 6 as compensation after the fruitless 6 months.