EFCC arrests 15 internet fraudsters in Abuja

Fifteen internet fraudsters were arrested last week Thursday in Abuja by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , Abuja Zonal Commands.

The suspects  were apprehended within Brick City and Kagini in the Kubwa axis of Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, following credible intelligence on their alleged involvement in cyber-related scam.

Items recovered from suspects.

The suspects are Benjamin Obiakor, Emmanuel Simon, Ibrahim Oyelade, Taiwo Samuel, Oko Emmanuel Chinedu, Uchechukwu Edozie and Obi Emeka Reginald. Others include Jerry Gabriel, Athnetus Ezeh, Michael Aaron, Ebube Gabriel, Ikechukwu Collins, Izoduwa Osemwegie, Augustine Kelvin, Morrison Marvin, Stanley Okereke, Victor Ajah, Ibrahim Ojonugwa, Chijioke Nnaka, Chikezie Wisdom and Chijioke Ifendu.

Items recovered from the suspects include two cars , five laptops and 13 mobile phones.

The suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded, the commission said.