The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Operatives in Kaduna Zonal Office raided and arrested seven suspected internet fraudsters “Yahoo Boys” in the early long periods of Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in their hideout at No.15, Giwa Road, Barnawa High-Cost area of Kaduna State.
According to reports, The suspected Yahoo Boys, includes six guys and one female were arrested outcome to an insight report gotten by the Commission.
The suspects Iyere Eromoseze Sylvester, 40, Uyiekpen Gabriel Etiosa, 21, Elimia John, 22, Eguasa Osas, 24, Osaohian Osas, 23, Faith Equasaogbomo, 33, and Terry Ogbudu, 25.
Items found during the time of arrest include, An identity card belonging to a Special Assistant of the National Assembly (House of Representatives) bearing Sylvester’s name was found during the raid.
Other items recovered include, a Toyota Venza car, 18 exotic phones (iPhones, Samsung, etc), three Apple iPads, five laptops, two international passports, several SIM cards of various networks, two Mifi and several flash drives, 11 ATM cards, exotic wristwatches and an exotic variant of Indian hemp (Haze). They attempted hiding some of the items in the microwave, toilet water closet and bathroom sink.