EFCC Storm Apartments Arrest Six Internet Fraudsters In Uyo (Photo)

Published 1 month ago by: kacy lee
at 08:45 PM, 8/08/2019 (1 month ago)

(23771 | Addicted Hero) (f)

It was time-up for six suspected internet fraudsters, better known as "Yahoo Boys" on Wednesday August 7, 2019, as operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Uyo Zonal Office in an early morning raid, stormed their apartment on No.28b Church Road Uyo, and rounded them up.

The suspects are: Ugochukwu Ndukwu (a 25-years-old disc jockey, DJ); Stanley Ibeh, 27 (who claimed to be an interior decorator); Godwin Akpan and John Larry, aged 26 and 24 respectively, who both said they are students; Godwin Ini Obot, 27 who claimed to be a cinematographer and 24-year-old Victor Ejiogu, who said he was a serving member of National Youth Service Corps, (NYSC). Even though the suspects claimed to be involved in different legitimate lines of businesses and academic pursuits, forensic analysis of their laptops revealed scam mails and documents that established their involvements in internet fraud.

Upon their arrest, Victor Ejiogu, the 24-year-old NYSC member tried to conceal and destroy what would be incriminating evidences against them by throwing their laptops all the way down from the third floor of the three storey building where they live.

However, the Commission's forensic experts were able to power the laptops and retrieve the scam mails and fraudulent documents, the suspect wanted to destroy.

They are all currently making useful statements to the Commission and will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

Problem with this article? Please contact us

Baye77 at 09:18 PM, 8/08/2019 (1 month ago)
(4221 | Gistmaniac) (m)

End of the road
emma4love3 at 05:44 AM, 9/08/2019 (1 month ago)
(15175 | Hero) (m)

too bad... all the young vibrant men are now going to prisons


  1. fineboy77 on: 10,000 Nigerian Girls Forced Into Prostitution In Burkina Faso – Ambassador
    This is so wrong... 2 mins ago
  2. allenspike on: Photo: See What He Got After He Told His Tailor To Sew Ebuka's Style
    Batman and Robin  ;D... 3 mins ago
  3. fineboy77 on: VIDEO:Man Rants About The Outrageous Marriage Requirements Of The People Of Mbaise In Imo State
    he is really pained... 4 mins ago
  4. robertedo3 on: Only Compound Fools And People With Degrees In Stupidity Will Leave PDP For APC- Dino Melaye
    Is this not the same man couldn’t walk to the court  making noise again  anyway you can ... 6 mins ago
  5. fineboy77 on: Ex Abia Gov., Orji Kalu Reacts On Buhari's New Economic Team
    Snake... 7 mins ago