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5 Yahoo boys apprehended with 123 SIM cards in Uyo



Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Uyo zonal office, yesterday, Wednesday April 3, 2019, arrested five internet fraudsters/Yahoo boys in the heart of Akwa-ibom, Uyo.

The names of the suspects as listed by EFCC are,
Uchendu Denis,
Osinachi Sam David,
Chikezie Bright,
Francis Martins and
Okafor Emmanuel.

The Yahoo boys (fraudsters) were arrested at Nsini Odeyop Street, Shelter Afrik Estate, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, following intelligence report of their suspicious activities.

The suspects lodged in a 3 bedroom flat and used one of the rooms for their cyber crime activities. 🤔.

Items recovered from them during the raid are,
One hundred and twenty three sim cards, including a Turkish sim card,
Six Laptops,
Thirteen expensive mobile phones, Several books and diaries containing several phone numbers and over three hundred email addresses, to mention but a few.


5 Yahoo boys apprehended with 123 SIM cards in Uyo

The boys will be charged to court as soon as investigations by EFCC are concluded.

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