Nigerian Scams $ by Pretending to be an Irish Oilrig Worker on a Dating Website This Just In. The Nigerian scammers ' chief concern is not eluding arrest but rather her scammer by pretending to be an “agent” who specialized in relaying funds to . in New Mexico had been conned out of $8, by a Scottish- Irish oil worker so a guy she met online, Duke Gregor, could finish his job on an oil rig. peltolalove4u very active pretending his name is William Andy, has FB . He couldn't get off the oil rig but he had a co- worker that could. He told me he was on an oil rig in the Irish Sea and had equipment he needed . These guys are mostly in Nigeria at an internet cafe, and they won't talk on the phone.