EFCC arrests three ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ boys in Edo

The suspects arrested by EFCC
The suspects arrested by EFCC

By Taiwo Okanlawon

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office, have arrested three suspected internet fraudsters popularly known as ‘Yahoo-Yahoo’ boys.

According to a statement signed by Dele Oyewale, Head, Media & Publicity of the commission, the suspects, who were arrested following intelligence by the Commission, are David Aguinede, Itua Benjamin, and Daniel Oviasojie.

They were arrested in their hide-out in Ekpoma, Edo State.

Items recovered from them at the point of arrest include a Mercedes-Benz GLK 350, laptop computers, and mobile phones.

The statement further said the suspects have made useful statements and will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.