EFCC arrests 14 suspects in ‘Yahoo-Yahoo’ hideout in Makurdi

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested 14 suspected internet fraudsters in Makurdi, Benue State.

The suspects: Solomon Oloche, Innocent Ochola, Aselo Wisdom, Simon Jeff, Innocent Raphael, Akula Kelvin, Emmanuel Okanche, Francis Chikodirie, Atoo Michael, Ochayi Nelson, Ngutor Paul, Michael Tyobe, Samuel Okanche, and Patience Tseaa were arrested after series of surveillance based on intelligence on their alleged criminal activities.

The suspects

Items recovered from them include a Toyota Camry Car, 14 iPhones, 11 Android phones, six Laptop computers, different ATM Cards, a flash drive, MTN Router, Tus bike and several incriminating documents.

The commission said the suspects have made useful statements and would be charged to court as soon as the investigation was concluded.

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