June 25, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: Ex-PNP chief, 5 others convicted over boat procurement

Elizabeth Marcelo (The Philippine Star) – June 26, 2021 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Former Philippine National Police chief Jesus Verzosa and five other retired PNP officials were sentenced to up to eight years in prison for graft in connection with the P131.55-million rubber boat scam in 2009. In an 88-page decision promulgated yesterday, the…

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June 25, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: No One Likes Robocalls and June 30th Might Spell the End of Them

Cameron Summerson Robocalls are a multi-year problem that could finally die later this month. Hopefully slowing the barrage of fake healthcare, car warranty, Amazon account, or social security scammer calls people receive daily. We’re talking about the stir/shaken technology that providers have to implement by June 30th, 2021. Yes, the FCC is finally trying to end…

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June 25, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: Africrypt Exit Scam Sees $2.3 Billion in Bitcoin Stolen

By Mark Hunter9 hours agoFri Jun 25 2021 09:51:08 Reading Time: 2 minutes The founders of Africrypt has exit scammed with $2.3 billion in bitcoin The two brothers, aged 20 and 17, appear to have absconded with ₿69,000 Africrypt was allegedly a cryptocurrency exchange, bank, and trading platform ₿69,000 appears to have been stolen in…

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June 25, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: Africrypt Ponzi Scheme Collapse: South Africa Regulator Says Its ‘Not in a Position to Take Any Regulatory Action’

Following Africrypt’s collapse, South African regulator, the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA), released a statement asserting its lack of jurisdiction over cryptocurrencies. Although the regulator says it is “continuing to investigate complaints” against the crypto investment company, it concedes it has only “found evidence of crypto-asset transactions.” A Large Number of Scams While the FSCA…

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June 25, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: ‘Griftlands’ Is a Delightfully Seedy and Accessible Deck-Builder

At first blush, Griftlands looks like one of many Slay the Spire clones. It’s also a deck-builder roguelite, where players make choices about their encounters and rewards, comparable to Slay the Spire’s dungeon floor pathways, and fight opponents in turn-based combat using a deck of upgradable cards. But like all of Klei’s games, Griftlands is…

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June 25, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: AfriCrypt founders vanish with nearly $4 billion in South Africa cryptocurrency scam

Cryptocurrency investors in South Africa may lose a whopping $3.6 billion in Bitcoin (BTC) after the disappearance of two brothers who founded one of the country’s largest crypto exchanges. In 2019, Ameer Cajee and his brother Raees founded crypto investment platform, Africrypt. Two years later, the siblings, along with 69,000 bitcoin worth roughly $4 billion…

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June 24, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: A Major Crypto Scam in South Africa? Two Brothers and 69,000 BTC Have Vanished Together

The cryptocurrency investment company in Cape Town, South Africa – Africrypt – allegedly stole nearly 70,000 bitcoins. The two brothers Ameer and Raees Cajee, who are the founders of the firm, have disappeared. The Biggest Crypto Scam in South Africa Bloomberg reported that the customers of the South African trading venue – Africrypt – became…

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June 24, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: Beware the Soft Rug, Crypto’s Latest Scam

By Mark Hunter7 hours agoThu Jun 24 2021 09:38:03 Reading Time: 2 minutes The term ‘soft rug’ has been coined to describe a team selling tokens in batches over time before pulling the plug on a project The concept of a soft rug isn’t new, but it is starting to happen more frequently There is…

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June 24, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: Little Evidence Gerald Cotten Faked His Death, Says Podcast

By Mark Hunter1 day agoWed Jun 23 2021 12:08:11 Reading Time: 2 minutes There is little evidence to suggest that Gerald Cotten faked his death, according to a podcast Exit Scam podcast interviewed a journalist who went to the area where Cotten is supposed to have died He found that all records were properly processed,…

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June 24, 2021 In 'betrayed', 'crash

Aemilius Cupero News: South African ‘Exit Scam’ Sees Brothers Vanish with USD 3.6B in Bitcoin

Source: Adobe/Akin Ozcan An apparent exit scam in South Africa could have left investors out of pocket to the tune of USD 3.6bn after the two brothers who operate the Africrypt project “vanished” following reports of a hushed-up “hack.” Per Bloomberg, Hanekom Attorneys, a legal firm in Cape Town was hired by investors, but claims…

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