EFCC Arrests 21 Alleged ‘Yahoo Boys’ In Abuja, Recovers Benz, Over 25 High-end Mobile Phones, Laptops

March 14, 2023
38 Views

Yahoo Boys

This was disclosed in a terse statement issued by the Spokesman of the EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren.

Uwujaren gave the names of the “Yahoo Boys” as Joseph Boniface, Emmaneul Okwara, Elijah Iwebie, Moses Hassan, Abdulrahman Lawal, Azu Chidubem Eugene, Abdullahi Adebola, and Elijah Simon.

EFCC Arrests 21 Alleged 'Yahoo Boys' In Abuja, Recovers Benz, Over 25 High-end Mobile Phones, Laptops 3

Others are Terfa Lincoln, David Kome, Chukwudah Martinez, Adie Matthew, Canice Agabi, Abbas Aminu, Damilare James, and Christopher Simon. Also arrested include Mohammed Abdulhamid, Ifeanyi Bosah, Ayuba Aminu, Godwin Terkura, and Victor Ademola.

He said the “Yahoo Boys” were nabbed in the Lugbe and Kubwa suburbs of Abuja, following actionable intelligence on their alleged internet-related fraud activities

“More than 25 high-end mobile phones, 3 laptops, and Mercedes CLA250 and C300 cars were recovered from the suspects,” the statement reads.

EFCC Arrests 21 Alleged 'Yahoo Boys' In Abuja, Recovers Benz, Over 25 High-end Mobile Phones, Laptops 4

“They will be charged to court as soon as the investigations are concluded.”

In other news, Kanyi Daily reported that the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on election security met at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) headquarters in Abuja in preparation for the governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections.

You may be interested

Pingua Vows To Come Back And Break Okpekpe Race Course Record After Winning At 10th Edition
Sports
19 views
Sports
19 views

Pingua Vows To Come Back And Break Okpekpe Race Course Record After Winning At 10th Edition

Webby - May 27, 2024

Edward Zakayo Pingua has revealed why he failed to break the 28:28 Okpekpe International 10km Road Race course record set…

Martial Confirms Man United Exit After Nine Years
News
9 views
News
9 views

Martial Confirms Man United Exit After Nine Years

Webby - May 27, 2024

Anthony Martial has confirmed that he will leave Manchester United this summer after nine years.Martial’s contract expires at the end…

NFF Discredits Report Of Unpaid Bonuses, Allowances
Sports
7 views
Sports
7 views

NFF Discredits Report Of Unpaid Bonuses, Allowances

Webby - May 27, 2024

The Nigeria Football Federation and players of the Super Eagles have lambasted a report in an online publication, which claimed…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.