EFCC arrests 7 suspected Yahoo boys in Ibadan


Operatives of the and Financial Crimes Commission (), Ibadan zonal office Wednesday 7 suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan.

in a statement made available to newsmen said the 7 internet fraudsters included a  31-year- old Lateef Adewale Adeyemi works with a private IT firm in Osogbo. identified other as Saheed Olatunji, Bandele Olarewaju John, Yusuf Akinkunmi Azeez, Fuja Quoreeb Oluwadamilare, Odueso Oluwole Ezekiel and Akinade Teslim.

The said the suspected fraudsters were at Main Stay Hotel, Akala Express area of Ibadan, following a series of intelligence reports linking them with alleged , ranging from love scam on numerous dating sites, obtaining money by false pretenses and other frauds still being investigated.

listed items recovered from the arrested as “one car, phones, laptops, several incriminating document” were recovered from the and that the will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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