Nigerian top footballer, Mikel Obi has been reportedly duped of N100m by a close friend.
According to report, Mikel was shown a property for sale by this close friend.
The footballer then went on to inspect the property and was satisfied with it.
He was said to have given this friend a cheque of N100m to purchase the property.
The friend after clearing the money has reportedly disappeared into thin air and till date Mikel is yet to hear from him.
According to a source who confirmed the story, Mikel still finds it difficult to believe as they were very close, adding that the friend is no longer seen in town and his phone numbers have been unreachable.
The source also said Mikel is still very much busy to come to Nigeria to report the case to the police.