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EFCC Arrests 22 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Delta State

EFCC Arrests 22 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Delta State
Written by dondube8

Over the weekend, The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC arrested 22 internet fraud stars popularly known as Yahoo Yahoo boys in Sapele, Delta State.

In a statement made over the weekend by the commission on their instagram official page, it reads: 

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Advance Fee Fraud Section, Abuja Headquarters in collaboration with men from the Benin Zonal Office in an operation on Friday 17, 2019 arrested 22 suspected internet fraudsters during an early morning raid at Sapele, Delta State.

Working on intelligence reports, the suspects, who are between the ages of 18 to 30 years, were smoked out from their hideout in an early morning operation.

A day earlier, the operatives from Abuja had arrested two suspected internet fraudster in Ughelli, Delta State.

Items recovered from the suspects include laptop computers, iPhones, phones, ATM cards and three exotic vehicles. The cars are Benz C350, Benz ML 350 and Chrysler 300.

The raid on the internet fraudsters is one in the series by operatives of the Commission in line with the directive of the acting Executive Chairman of the Commission, Ibrahim Magu to rid the entire country of internet fraud and cyber crime.

The suspects have made useful statements and will be charged to court as soon investigations are completed.

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Nigerians Reaction Towards The Arrests Of 22 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Delta State

It is barely less than a month since the Naira Marley was arrested for been suspected to be a yahoo boy over his recent music which has kept Nigerians talking.

Some Nigerians supported the Musician why a lot were against him saying that his words are not the kind of encourage that should come from a superstar who people look up to.

With the recent arrest of this 22 yahoo boys from Sapele, in Delta state, Nigerians has been reacting to the recent development and one of which is been screenshooted below:

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