Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Makurdi Zonal Command, has arrested 17 internet fraud suspects known as Yahoo-Yahoo Boys in Makurdi, Benue State.
The suspects include: Samuel C., Uvande A., Joseph G., Ageva A., Emmanuel O., Ochiwu M., Dominic O, Ikpema S, Otse A., and Aondowase T. Others are, Audu-war L., Terver J., Dav J., Moses V., Abdullahi A., Agehson O., and Andoaver T.
Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC spokesman, in a statement on Monday said they were arrested on Sunday at different locations within Makurdi following actionable intelligence on their alleged criminal activities.
Some of the items recovered from the suspects.
He said the suspects will be arraigned in court as soon as investigations are concluded.
Items recovered from them include mobile phones, laptops, and several incriminating documents.