SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigeria’s EFCC Arrests Another 18 Suspected Yahoo Boys

/SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigeria’s EFCC Arrests Another 18 Suspected Yahoo Boys

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigeria’s EFCC Arrests Another 18 Suspected Yahoo Boys6 min read

Updated on by

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigeria’s EFCC Arrests Another 18 Suspected Yahoo Boys

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigeria's EFCC Arrests Another 18 Suspected Yahoo Boys 3

 

Operatives of the special task force of the EFCC’s Uyo Zonal Office of Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday June 20, 2019, made a harvest of eleven suspected internet fraudsters, popularly known as ‘Yahoo Boys’ in an apartment on Parliamentary Extension, Akai Efa, Calabar, the Cross River State capital.

The all-male suspects are:

  • Endurance Ahunwan (28)
  • Nohuwan Frank (26)
  • Dominic Chidiebere (28)
  • Idehe Efosa (17)
  • Patrick Edos (27)
  • Samuel Ukiwe (21)
  • Michael Edward 25
  • Destiny Efe (17)
  • Hope Yusuf (19)
  • Harrison Esi (17)
  • Igbinigun Osamudia (17)

Seventeen-year-old Esi was found hiding in the roof of the apartment along with some of their tools of operation. According to him, their leader, Ahunwan instructed him to conceal himself and the gadgets in the roof in order to prevent his arrest and confiscation of the tools.

“Our leader ordered me to hide in the ceiling with the gadgets so that I will not be nabbed also,” Esi said.

Upon arrest, Ahunwan the prime suspect confessed that he recruited the team, saying they were paying back Europeans for stealing from their forefathers. More “Colonialist” nonsense!

He also alleged “that the parents of the arrested accomplices gave their consent and pleaded with him to help their children secure a means of livelihood.”

Items recovered from the suspected fraudsters include:

  • 10 laptops
  • eight internet modems
  • several sophisticated telephone handsets including one iphone
  • technical devices and scam emails.

Similarly, seven suspected internet fraudsters were on Friday, June 21, 2019, arrested by officers of the EFCC’s Kaduna Zonal Office of the Commission.

The suspects, whose age ranged between 20 and 33 years were apprehended around 5 a.m in an apartment along Ihejirika Close, Becky, Karu, Nasarawa State.

They include:

  • Peter Olu Tsetimi
  • Ogunbiyi Adekunle A
  •  Emuze Omosigho Emmanuel
  • Isaac Daro Obozokhai
  • Samuel Nana-Kofi Eruese
  • Edward Yusuf
  • Peace Manayin (female).

The suspected internet fraudsters held sway around Mararaba, Nyanya and Karu axis of Nasarawa State and Federal Capital Territory, FCT.

One of the suspects poses as an engineer with Exxon Mobil, the others also use false identities to defraud unsuspecting people within and outside Nigeria.

Items recovered from them include expensive watches and necklaces, expensive phones, tablets, laptops, and several fraudulent documents.

All the suspects will be bought to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

 

 

PLEASE SHARE OUR ARTICLES WITH YOUR CONTACTS
HELP OTHERS STAY SAFE ONLINE

SCARS the Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams Incorporated

 

SCARS|RSN™ Team
A SCARS Division
Miami Florida U.S.A.

 

WOULD YOU HELP US HELP SCAM VICTIMS?

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigeria's EFCC Arrests Another 18 Suspected Yahoo Boys 4

 

TAGS: Scam News, News About Scams, News About Scammers, Global Scamming News, Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Nigerian EFCC, Arrests Another 18, Yahoo Boys, Nigeria, Nigerian Scammers Arrested

The Latest SCARS|RSN Posts

FIND MORE SCAM NEWS
«SCAMCRIME.COM»

CHAT WITH SCARS|RSN™
«CLICK HERE»

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – END – – – – – – – – – – – – – –

MORE INFORMATION

More Information From RomanceScamsNow.com

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –

Tell us about your experiences with Romance Scammers in our
« Scams Discussion Forum on Facebook »

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –

FAQ: How Do You Properly Report Scammers?

It is essential that law enforcement knows about scams & scammers, even though there is nothing (in most cases) that they can do.

Always report scams involving money lost or where you received money to:

  1. Local Police – ask them to take an “informational” police report – say you need it for your insurance
  2. Your National Police or FBI « www.IC3.gov »
  3. The SCARS|CDN™ Cybercriminal Data Network – Worldwide Reporting Network « HERE » or on « www.Anyscam.com »

This helps your government understand the problem, and allows law enforcement to add scammers on watch lists worldwide.

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –

Visit our NEW Main SCARS|RSN Facebook page for much more information about scams and online crime: « www.facebook.com/RSN.Main.News.And.Inromation.Home.Page »

 

To learn more about SCARS visit « www.AgainstScams.org »

Please be sure to report all scammers « HERE » or on « www.Anyscam.com »

 

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigeria's EFCC Arrests Another 18 Suspected Yahoo Boys 5

 

Legal Notices: 

All original content is Copyright © 1991 – 2019 SCARS All Rights Reserved Worldwide & Webwide. Third-party copyrights acknowledge.

SCARS|RSN, RSN, Romance Scams Now, SCARS|WORLDWIDE, SCARS|GLOBAL, SCARS, Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams, Society of Citizens Against Romance Scams, SCARS|ANYSCAM, Project Anyscam, Anyscam, SCARS|GOFCH, GOFCH, SCARS|CHINA, SCARS|CDN, SCARS|UK, SCARS Cybercriminal Data Network, Cobalt Alert, Scam Victims Support Group, are all trademarks of Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams Incorporated.

Contact the law firm for the Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams Incorporated by email at [email protected]

The following two tabs change content below.
SCARS|RSN™ RomanceScamsNow.com™ is the official knowledge and victims' support publication of the Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams™ Incorporated [SCARS]™ It is edited and published by the SCARS|RSN Team, a division of SCARS. SCARS is the world's leading anti-scam charitable nonprofit nongovernmental organization, based in Miami Florida U.S.A. Its founder has been involved in combating online fraud since 1991. SCARS™ - the Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams Inc. is a charitable nonprofit nongovernmental organization (NGO) dedicated to advocating victim's causes and changing government and law enforcement attitudes toward online fraud for good! Please join us in becoming a member of SCARS - it's free! Add your voice so that the world will listen at last - just go to www.AgainstScams.org. The SCARS|RSN website and all of our publications (including social media) are maintained by our own staff employees and volunteers to provide you the most up to date information about scams & scammers from around the world. We show you how to avoid them or recover from them. SCARS is the only registered online crime victims' assistance & support organization in the world. Be sure to report scammers here. Also, visit our main Facebook page for more information about romance scams.

Leave A Comment

Translate / Traducir »