Breaking News

Again EFCC Storms Imo State, Docks Yahoo Boys In Their Great Numbers

                         Again EFCC Storms Imo State
The leading anti-graft agency in Nigeria, the Economic and Financial Crime Commission had on Wednesday, 9 November 2020 docked internet fraudsters in Owerri, Imo State capital.


According to the news released by the agency, the said boys counted in their numbers were all nabbed along World bank Owerri.

Read More: Machester United Unveils New Kits For 2020/2021 Season


Leading the fight against the fraudsters was the Uyo State zonal command of the commission which said to have arrested about 22 males in number.

They also said to have recovered from them Laptops, Cars worth millions of Naira, high-tech phones, and other valuables.



Again EFCC Storms Imo State
Listed below are the names of the internet scammers also known as (Yahoo plus), as released by the commission.

Chinonso Anozie Frank; Ogadibo Victor Chikeluba; Clinton Njoku Onyekachi; Okoro Edwin Chigozie; Anozie Chibuzor Harold; Anyaeriuba Canice; Ogbuehi Anderson; Okere Nonye; Njoku Paul Chibuike; Ndalaka Felix Chukwuebuka and Anele Chibuike Timothy.

Others include; Chidi Kalu; Uparai Daniel; Ubochi Christian Ikechukwu; Udoka Obi; Chiagozie Morris Obiano; Moses Akaedite; Henry Princewill Chisom; Prince Ibe; Ugwuegbu Fredrick Ekenna, William Peter Obinna, and Udoka Ihiekwe Kelechi.

The report also shows that yesterday's marks it the third operation embarked on by the commission at the Eastern capital by the men of the anti-money laundering in pursuit of the cyber fraudsters.

Imo State has been marked as their safe haven and hideout as the evidence is always shown on the type of flashy and costly cars seen around the state. Eyebrows are also being raised owing to the fact that complaints of excessive ritual activities and killings going on in the state.

The State have also the highest number of hotel buildings compared with other states in the country. What also attracted the presence of the commission is the type of lifestyle those guys put up. They tend to leave an opulence kind of life, without proper livelihood identification.

Still, on the corruption fight, a synergy has been created between NAPTIP and EFCC in a bid to curb corruption at all levels. The chairperson of the National Agency for the Provision of Trafficking In Person seeks to collaborate with the anti-financial laundering agency in the fight against Trafficking which in turn leads to money laundering.

Stressing that both agencies have one thing in common and that is the mandate to eradicate crime. The EFCC continues to warn all the internet fraudsters in Imo State and across the country to give up the dubious means of acquiring wealth and engage in a meaningful source driven income to avoid the full wrath of the law and staying behind the bar.


Yesterday's situation report shows that the antigraft agency alongside the security agencies still in search of the cyber-criminals in Imo State as most have allegedly grown wings and ran to their villages.

Eaglesource met with one claims to be one, narrated that the EFCC is moving from house to house in order to catch them. He further said that people they caught were the ones without prior information about their coming as everyone disappeared immediately they were signaled.

A video also was seen with group boys outside unknown premises, some putting on shorts while others are on the singlet. Another video also showed about 5 vehicles filled up with the yahoo guys docked by EFCC and other security bodies.

The area operated very deeply by the agency including Works Layout, off Rochas street.

No comments