EFCC Arrests Cyber Criminal, Two Others In Benin

Published 3 months ago by: Adegbenga Ayinla
at 04:11 PM, 21/08/2019 (3 months ago)

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A suspect of cyber fraud, Oseghale Collins, was on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office at his hideout in Benin City, Edo State. Collins who specialises in Business Email Compromise, BEC, was arrested alongside two brothers, Stephen and Fred Emefiele, who are also alleged to be involved in internet fraud.
In his confessional statement, Collins stated that he specialises in BEC and that his modus operandi was to search for email addresses especially official business email addresses, create a phishing link and compromise the process in order to defraud unsuspecting victims.
When operatives arrived their apartment in the Government Reservation Area, GRA, in Benin City, they met what appears to be a workstation oflaptops, printer, internet modem, flash drive, with which they operate. AMercedes Benz ML 350 was also recovered from the suspect.
They will soon be arraigned in court.

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dopygenius at 04:15 PM, 21/08/2019 (3 months ago)
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Boys are not smiling, internet fraud is really versatikw
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Baye77 at 06:46 AM, 22/08/2019 (3 months ago)
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End of the road
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