The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC as we speak arrested 27 suspected web fraudsters often known as Yahoo Boys in Osogbo, the Osun State capital.
The EFCC operatives additionally arrested 4 women suspected to be girlfriends of the suspects and unique vehicles have been additionally recovered from the suspects.
The spokesman of the Fee, Tony Orilade informed The Nigerian Voice that EFCC officers have launched into weeks of surveillance, engaged on sequence of intelligence gathered on the actions of suspected ‘Yahoo Boys’ in places throughout the town.
He have the names of the suspects as Adeleke Peter, Babalola Abiodun, Aduroja Temitope, Abdulazeez Razak, Adesina Adewale, Osayintoba Dare, Adebowale Fadairo, Abdulazeez Abdullahi, Akinseye Samuel and Osanyintoba Femi.
Others embrace: Austin Onyekachukwu, Oluwaseun Adesina, Ibosiola Olamilekan, Ayoola Lekan, Abdullahi Owopade, Olatunbosun Kolawole, Saheed Adebola, Osanyintoba Pelumi, Ayo Bello, Samuel Emmanuel, Olalekan Oladele, Solomon Mattew, Oyelude Opeyemi, Quadri Olatunji, Ibrahim Alao, Tunde Bello and Fatolu Temitope.
He mentioned the Fee additionally recovered eight unique vehicles together with two Lexus and 6 Toyota manufacturers, in addition to many pricey telephones and laptops, amongst different gadgets.
The suspects, who variously claimed to be graduates, college students, laptop engineers and businessmen, are at the moment present process interrogation to determine their degree of involvement within the alleged act.
Tony mentioned the suspects can be charged to courtroom as quickly as investigations are concluded.