The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) has paraded 53 suspected web fraudsters on Tuesday.
DAILY POST discovered that the suspects had been arrested in Ibadan, Lagos and Port Harcourt.
The anti-graft physique arrested no fewer than 13 suspected yahoo boys.
EFCC report has it that the arrest of the 13 younger males was triggered by intelligence gathering which detailed their alleged involvement in web fraud and different associated offences.
The suspects are Adio Taheed, Kayode Adeoye, AbdulAfeez Kehinde, Ogunleye Yemi, Olaniyi Joshua, Bakare Omolayo and Raji Wasiu.
Others embrace Adesuntola Adebayo, Abdulfatai Waliu, Olawale Ibrahim, Ridwan Gbolahan, Olayiwola Olamilekan and Tajudeen Mojeed.
The fee confirmed that 4 automobiles, laptop computer computer systems, telephones and different incriminating paperwork had been recovered from them.
Additionally, the Lagos zonal workplace of the EFCC arrested 22 suspected yahoo boys, together with Ayeni Olarewaju, Muyiwa Adetola, Adeolu Damilade, Aminu Kelvin, Oritsetimeyin Abel, Ademola Lekan, Abayomi Qudus, Isaac Chibueze, Ajama Patrick and Nesta Olotu.
Others are Balogun Ayo, Mustapha Hassan, Adewumi Adebayo, Musbaudeen Olamilekan, Odaro Edogiawere, Charles Akpene, Joshua Ugwuomore, Ogundare Kayode, Ayeni Isamilola, Kara Uzuegbu, Akindele Samuel and Oladimeji Ashiru.
Additionally, the Port Harcourt Zonal workplace of the Fee nabbed eight suspects on Tuesday, in Mandela Housing Property, Rumuokoro and Road 1, Radio Street Property, Ozuoba, Port Harcourt, Rivers.
The suspects, seven males and one woman, had been recognized as Charles Mba, Vandross Ebre, Timothy Godspower, Tochukwu Mbonu, Okoroma Robinson, Ruth Allison, Kingsley Obilor and Sampson Ajaka.
“Objects recovered from them embrace 9 (9) telephones, eight (8) Laptops of various manufacturers, one (1) silver-coloured Lexus ES 330 automobile, One (1) maroon black- colored Lexus ES 330 automobile and one (1) white-coloured Benz GLK 350 Sport Utility Automobile,” it was stated.
“The suspects might be charged to court docket as quickly as investigations are concluded,” the EFCC stated in a press release on its social handles on Tuesday.
EFCC arrests, parade 53 yahoo boys in Ibadan, Lagos, Port Harcourt