MANILA, Nov. 3 -- Police arrested a Nigerian national and his cohort who are involved in an internet love scam worth PHP2.2 million in Bacoor City, Cavite.

In a statement on Thursday, Lt. Michael Bernardo, team leader of Quezon City District Anti Cybercrime Team said Ikenna Onouha, 37, Nigerian national; Jacel Ann Paderan, 28, were arrested in an operation by QCDACT and the Quezon City District Special Operation Unit personnel in Molino, Bacoor City, Cavite on Nov. 1.

The suspects have pending arrest warrants for swindling/estafa issued by the Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 230.

The case stemmed from the complaint of Onuoha's victim whom he met at a dating site.

The victim claimed that her relationship with the suspect starte...