The face behind the popular ponzi scheme MMM which has been written off as a scam in Nigeria, has been revealed.

According to reports from, the face behind MMM Nigeria has been revealed to be one Ernest Chigozie Mbanefo, a South African-based pastor who was once with the Living Faith Church A.K.A Winners Chapel, in Nigeria.

Based on information from a site known as, Mbanefo has been hailed as the leader of the ponzi scheme, in Nigeria.

They wrote:

“MMM Nigeria Super Guider; Pastor Ernest Mbanefo, has been selflessly helping thousands of MMM Nigeria Participants whether or not they fall under his downline structure. The brain behind the MMM NIGERIA REVOLUTION operation has been working selflessly and tirelessly towards the education, information and proper guidance for the MMM Nigeria Community.”

The website however does not state if he is putting up a front for the founder Mavrodi, or if he has complete claims on the scheme in Nigeria.