EFCC arrested wanted Yahoo boy, colleagues, seizes cars

KWARA, Nigeria – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested six internet fraud suspects that include 22-year-old Sadiku Muniru Dolapo, who has been on the commission’s wanted list.


EFCC spokesman, Tony Orilade, in a statement on Friday, said they were picked up by the Ilorin Zonal Office of the Commission.

Arrested with Dolapo are Atanda Femi Benjamin, Atoyebi Samson, Olapade Oladimeji Solomon, Amoo Saheed and Lawal Opeyemi Mubarak.

They were rounded up in the early hours of Thursday, close to Kwara State House of Assembly, Ilorin, the state capital, following intelligence.

“The suspects upon interrogation by the operatives of the Commission confessed to their involvements in cyber crimes.

“Items recovered from them include, three expensive automobiles, laptop computers and mobile phones”, it read

EFCC added that they will soon be charged to court.

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