Nine suspected internet fraudsters have been apprehended by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja. A statement on Wednesday by Head of Media & Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, said they were arrested in a sting operation.
The suspects are Bassey Sunday Junior, Samson Zachariah, Ogonyi Jeremiah, and Sunday Martins. Others include Austin Yayison, Wilson Chinaza, Emmanuel Adeyi, Samuel Mark, and Emmanuel Bassey.
They were arrested on Tuesday, August 30 at a Hotel in the Mararaba Area of Abuja for alleged involvement in cybercrimes.
Thirteen phones, three laptops, and a Harman/Kardon music box were recovered from them. The EFCC pointed out that they will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.
Source: Daily Post