Wednesday, February 21, 2024

EFCC Arrests 18 Yahoo Boys, Corps Member, in Lokoja, Kogi State

Men of the Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 19 suspected internet fraudsters in a carefully planned operation in Lokoja, the Kogi State Capital.

The suspects were fished out of their hideouts by the operatives of the EFCC over the weekend following credible intelligence on their fraudulent activities.

The suspects include a serving corps member posted to kogi the State, Adamu Shuabu and eighteen others.

Theie names are, Victor Atsumbe Achimugu Nelson Ojonoka, , Akoh Grace Samuel, Timothy Eleojo Moses, Jacob Emmanuel, Solomon John, Christian Oyakhilome, Adesanya Adeolu Tosin, Uloko George Ojonugwa and Usman Abubakar Sadiq.

Others are Usman Tenimu, Negedu Joseph Onuchei, Lukman Musa, Samuel Atadoga, Daniel Atekojo James, Abdulrazaq Iko-ojo Ahnod, Olarewaju John Olumide and Ademola Adegoke Daniel.

A Lexus car, huge sum of money suspected to be proceeds of illegal activities, different brands of phones, laptops and other incriminating materials were recovered from them during the arrest.