8 Funny Tweets About 'Yahoo Yahoo' Boys
Last week's arrest of suspected 'Yahoo Yahoo' boys by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at a night club in Lagos has led to conversations on social media.
While many people condemned the internet fraudsters, others believed that the economic hardship and poverty is enough reason for 'Yahoo boys' to thrive.
Bounce News brings you 8 tweets that summarises Twitter's reaction to the incident.
See them below:
As long as being poor is a crime in Nigeria, as long as people are disrespected for being poor and told by the society they live in that: "If you no get money, hide your face", then we are joking about ending 'Yahoo-Yahoo' and corruption!— Ohimai Godwin Amaize (@MrFixNigeria) May 12, 2018
Yahoo boys bring money into the economy, Politicians steal money and take it out of our economy. Nigerians please who is justified?— #BabalokeVideo (@EfeMoney) May 13, 2018
When i was doing yahoo yahoo, sebi i used to share the yahoo money, u too you've done yahoo yahoo by association. Do you even know what i do for a living? Your own is shaa money even if it's your destiny I'm using ?? hian!!!— Former Yahoo Boy (@TytbonesCEO) May 13, 2018
I once asked a woman how’s her son, cos I’ve not seen him in a long time. She replies “He’s doing ok. He’s doing Yahoo Yahoo now, when there’s no work again in the country. But we thank God”. I swear I did not make this up. We thank God?!— Ayo Shonaiya (@AyoShonaiya) May 12, 2018