You are here
Home > Posts tagged "internet fraudsters"

Calabar Court Jails 14 Internet Fraudsters For Impersonating US Military Officers

Fourteen internet fraudsters, popularly known as “Yahoo Boys,” convicted for love scam and impersonating United States military personnel were Monday handed different jail terms by Justice Simon Amobeda of the Federal High Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River state. Their conviction was secured by the Uyo Zonal office of the Economic and

EFCC nabs 32 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Ogun

Nosa Enobhayisobo The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, on Thursday apprehended thirty-two suspected internet fraudsters, also known as "Yahoo-Yahoo Boys." in Ogun State According to the head, media and publicity, Tony Orilade, in a statement on Thursday, the suspects were arrested at Liberty Estate, Laderin area of Abeokuta,

EFCC arrests six suspected internet fraudsters

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,EFCC, have arrested six suspected internet fraudsters in separate raids carried out in Abuja. Acting Head Media and Publicity of the Commission, Tony Orilade listed the suspects as Chemezie Ezeife, Onwochei John, Onwochei Joel, Marvin Nwankwo, Prince Ojenike, and Jude Olatekobowale. He said they were

Yuletide: EFCC launches operation ‘cyber Storm’ on internet fraudsters

Ahead of the christmas and New year celebrations, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has launched operation, code-named ‘Cyber Storm' against online fraudsters also known as ‘Yahoo Boys' The Commission explained that the operation will include monitoring of suspicious transactions especially by youths who could not explain their sources of