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EFCC Declares War On Yahoo Boys Ahead Of Christmas



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In front of the Yuletide, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has propelled add up to war on Yahoo Boys who spend significant time in cheating clueless outsiders on the web, Punch Metro reports.

The task codenamed ‘Digital Storm’, will include EFCC agents checking suspicious exchanges particularly by young people who can’t clarify their wellspring of riches.

The commission will likewise convey its specialists in dance club and shows where young people normally go to “pop” costly champagne.

The counter unite organization will likewise be checking internet based life records of suspected fraudsters who as a rule flaunt their costly vehicles and houses.

Affirming the improvement, the Spokesman for the EFCC, Mr. Tony Orilade, stated, “The administrator, Ibrahim Magu, has comprised a Special Task Force on Internet Fraud.

The team, is comprised of staff from ICT, Public Affairs, Operations and Special Control Unit against Money Laundering.”

As a component of the activity, the EFCC has just captured more than 50 presumed online fraudsters over the most recent 10 days in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Ibadan.

An EFCC agent stated, “We have proclaimed an aggregate war on Yahoo young men who have done only given Nigeria an awful name home and abroad. We know their techniques for task. Be guaranteed that in the coming days we will make more captures.

“The individuals who live legitimate lives won’t be contacted.”

In the mean time, the EFCC has captured three presumed web fraudsters, at No 24, first Avenue, Fort Royal Estate, Airport Road, Abuja.

The suspects are; Marvin Nwankwo, Prince Ojenike and Jude Olatekobowale. They supposedly made a Facebook account with the accompanying names: Rodney David; David Rodgers and Carlos David, separately.

The EFCC said in an announcement by its acting Spokesman, Mr. Tony Orilade, that capture depended on knowledge report that the presumes transformed the said home into their office, utilizing workstations, telephone and different devices to swindle honest individuals, including nonnatives, of their well deserved cash and different resources.

The announcement included:

“The knowledge further uncovered that the presumes matured between 22 to 30 years, utilized the returns of their wrongdoings to obtain diverse properties, for example, autos which incorporate a GLK Mercedes Benz SUV, a Toyota Corolla, among others.

“On receipt of the insight report, agents of the EFCC swung enthusiastically and mounted reconnaissance on the said location, to screen the exercises of the suspects.

“After careful examinations, the suspects were captured and things, which incorporated a few PCs of various makes, overpriced cell phones, modems, numerous SIM cards, among others were recouped.”

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