The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has arrested 10 suspected internet fraudsters popularly refers to as yahoo boys, in Delta state. The 10 suspected internet fraudsters were on Wednesday, August 21, arrested at their hideout in an early morning operation by Operatives of the Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Sapele, Delta State.
The arrest came as a result of an intelligent report made available to the Commission. The suspects are Abuwa Marvis, Ikpasa Efe, Abraham Idede, Maye Edefeose, Ovie Akpojevuehe and Akpotor Okeoghene.
Others are Abuwa Jeffery, Ehirouture Precious, Best Lucky, and Lucky Desmond.
Items recovered from them include laptop computers, mobile phones, flash drives, internet modems and charms (voodoo).
The Commission also recovered a Toyota Venza from one of the suspects. The suspects have made useful statements and will be charged to court as soon as investigation is completed.