EFCC Sustain Onslaught Against Internet Thieves, Arrest 60

Richard Ginika Izuora

The Lagos Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested 60 suspected internet fraudsters.

The operation took place during an award ceremony at a conference hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun.

EFCC, spokesman Mr Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed the raid on Monday at an event tagged: “Peer Youths Awards”.

A number of items such as exotic cars, electronic devices, laptop computers, and mobile phones were recovered from the Yahoo boys.

He stated that investigation later revealed that the event was organized to reward high-level internet fraudsters, assuring that the suspects would be charged to court at the end of investigations.

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