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EFCC Arrests Five Suspected ‘Yahoo Boys’ In Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arrested Five suspected internet fraudsters in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

According to a statement by the anti-graft agency, the suspect were arrested at the Nigerian Army Resettlement Estate, Jikwoyi, and Kings Court Estate in Abuja.

The statement reads:

“On Thursday, April 25, 2019, the Commission nabbed Mmizoro Chinedu and Utyo Philip, two suspected internet fraudsters at the Nigerian Army Resettlement Estate, Jikwoyi, Abuja.

“Similarly, the zone raided the Kings Court Estate residence of three suspected internet fraudsters; Odili Augustine, Odili Philips and Elvis Albert.”

Items recovered from the suspects include a white Honda Cross tour, laptops, sophisticated phones and documents of some landed properties.

The EFCC also said they got the information from an anonymous tip-off from the public

 

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