EFCC Arrests 16 Suspected Yahoo Boys In Ota, VI

In yet another raid aimed at stamping out cybercrime in the country, operatives of the EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, have arrested suspected internet fraudsters, otherwise known as “yahoo yahoo boys” in Ota, Ogun State, and Victoria Island, Lagos.


The suspected internet fraudsters arrested during the raid in Ota, Ogun State are Adeshina Michael; Ayeni Emiloju; Odenigbo Anthony, Afolabi Gbenga and Oyibogbola David Seun.

Those  arrested in  Victoria Island, Lagos  are Onothebor Edmond;  Suuru Blessing; Ifedapo Opeyemi;  Samson Samuel, Oguntade Idowu and Emmanuel Akinyemi. Others are:

Seyi Kazeem; Sulaiman Toheed; Oduwale Oluwasesan, Adewoye Oluwasesan and Alex Abiodun.


Their arrest followed intelligence  received about their alleged  involvement in internet fraud. Items recovered from the suspects include different brands of cars allegedly acquired from the proceeds of fraudulent activities.

They would  be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded. End. VOA News gathered.

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