EFCC Hammers Another 7 Yahoo Boys In Ibadan
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is really after Yahoo boys in Ibadan, the capital city of Oyo State.
Few days after its operatives arrested some nineteen young men suspected to be in the business of internet fraud, another seven have been arrested.
The arrests will leave one wondering if Ibadan is now a home for Yahoo boys.
A statement by the EFCC’s Spokesman, Mr Tony Orilade, in Abuja on Tuesday listed the suspects as Ola Sam, Demeji Abiola, Segun Isaac, Oyinloye Jubril, Bamidele Adeboyega, Hassan Afeez and Sanni Muyideen.
They were rounded up at Poly Road and Sanyo area of Ibadan.
According to him, their arrest followed action on a series of intelligence report linking them with various forms of internet fraud.
“They were alleged to be involved in love scam on different dating sites, through which they fraudulently obtained money from unsuspecting victims.
“At the point of arrest, EFCC operatives recovered two different models of exotic cars, laptops, telephones and several documents containing false pretences, including international passports, and ATM cards.
“They will be charged to court as soon as investigation is completed,” Orilade said.
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