EFCC arrest 5 Yahoo boys in Enugu, recover money, exotic cars
EFCC released a statement via their website saying they have arrested five suspected internet fraudsters in Enugu. The statement, released by the Acting Head, Media and Publicity, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, said the suspects were picked up from their hide out at No. 26 and 42, Chimaobi Uba Street, GRA, Enugu following an intelligence report.
Part of the statement reads:
Uche Nwakor, 27;
Ejikeme Oluchukwu, 30;
Ifeanyi Ejikeme, 28;
and Ibe Kodili
are alleged to be serial scammers who have defrauded several victims.
“Some of the items recovered from the suspects include
Eight Thousand, Two Hundred and Twenty Seven United States Dollars ( $8,227);
Seventy Three Thousand Naira (N73,000.00);
eight (8) exotic cars;
nine (9) laptops;
twenty one (21) mobile phones;
two (2) internet routers;
one (1) currency counter and
one (1) Sony camera.
“Other incriminating items found with the suspects include
four (4) drivers’ license bearing different names with same photograph,
five (5) flash drives,
two (2) external hard drives,
various bank cheques,
ATM and Master cards,
1 HP printer,
a black traveling bag with 12 different identity cards,
a company metal seal,
two (2) international passports belonging to the same person, among other items."