EFCC arrests 30 yahoo boys in Abuja

Operatives of the Abuja Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have arrested 30 suspected internet fraudsters.

The suspects were arrested on Tuesday in Lugbe and Kubwa suburbs of Abuja, following credible intelligence on their alleged internet fraud activities.

A statement by EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren, gave the names  of the suspects as: Obazee Destiny, Oloton Kenneth, Emmanuel Patrick, Cobirevwhe Lucky, Wisdom Chinedu Okeke, Emmanuel Obiajulu Okafor, Chime Gabriel, Uchime Gabriel, Usenbor Aghosa Austin, Precious Osayi, Salman Abdullahi, Iseri Ochuko and Okator Emeka.

Others are: Usehbor  Eghosa Auhin, Chime Gabriel Onyebuchi, Amas Randy Ehingiator, Osabee Jerry Olabor, Wisdom Usenbor, Etaga Uyuoma, Perokri Destiny, Chime Stephen, Eneome Daniel, Eneh Chukwuemeka, Kennet Okoduwa, Eze Nwaennezie Samuel, Igbinomwanhia Esosa, Igbinomwanhia Miracle, Olajiar Victor, Ekeainya Confidence, Akpa Anthony Somtochukwu and  Abubakar Mohammed.

The statement listed items recovered from the suspects include: Mercedes Benz, Lexus and Toyota cars, mobile phones, and laptop computers.

The statement said the suspects would be charged to court as soon as the investigation is concluded.