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Obinwanne Okeke

17 Feb 2021
Nigerians have taken to social media to react to the news of Obinwanne Okeke popularly known as Invictus Obi, a Nigerian entrepreneur and a Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 honoree, who has been sentenced to a 10-year jail term for computer and wire fraud by an American court. He was found guilty of causing approximately…
17 Feb 2021
A Nigerian entrepreneur and a Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 honoree Obinwanne Okeke has been sentenced to a 10-year jail term for computer and wire fraud by an American court. Popularly known as Invictus Obi, Okeke was found guilty of causing approximately $11 million in known losses to his victims between 2015 and 2019. He…
25 May 2020
Obinwanne Okeke also known as Invictus Obi has indicated wish to plead guilty for the $11 million fraud he is being tried for in the United States (US). United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said Okeke and at least six other persons were involved in the crimes. “There is a probable cause to believe…
21 Nov 2019
The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the final forfeiture of the sum of N280,555,010 traced to Obinwanne Okeke to the Federal Government. Justice Rilwan Aikawa ordered the forfeiture following the submissions of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) counsel Rotimi Oyedepo. The EFCC lawyer had told the court that the funds…
7 Oct 2019
https://youtu.be/GZbgfSkMqHI A Federal High Court in Lagos Monday ordered the temporary forfeiture of Obinwanne Okeke’s N280,555,010.65 currently in his company's accounts - Invictus Oil and Gas Limited and Invictus Investment Limited. Okeke is currently standing trial in the United States of America over an alleged $11m cyber fraud. Nigeria's anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes…
17 Sep 2019
Obiwanne Okeke has pleaded not guilty to two counts of wire and computer fraud of about $11m fraud at his first hearing on Monday.
17 Aug 2019
It's one thing to be on Forbes....okay, we take that back. It is a huge feat to appear on Forbes 30 under 30. Described by Washington Post as "millennial-focused programming to the magazine's many influential consumers" and with an app and a Summit to go with it, the Forbes 30 under 30 needs no introduction.…
17 Aug 2019
Celebrated Nigerian entrepreneur and a Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 honoree Obinwanne Okeke may have beeb arraigned in an American court on August 9 on charges of computer and wire fraud. United States' Federal Bureau of Investigation said Okeke and at least six other persons were involved in the crimes. "There is a probable cause…
12 Apr 2018
The Nigerian investment expert and CEO of Invictus Group, Obinwanne Okeke is set to speak at this year’s London School of Economics African Summit in London.

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