12th August, 2022
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Benin Zonal Command has arrested 26 suspected internet fraudsters at their hideout in Asaba, Delta State.
A statement issued by EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren, listed the suspects as Austin Okolo, Modebe Olisa, Onyemailu Chisom, Igbudy Collins Eloho, Onyema Okwuose, Daniel Idoko Emumena, Chidibele Kelvin, Pius Ikwebe, Azubuike Maxwell Odor, Obaze Justice, Monye Emeka Divine, Okirhienye Oghenetega, Anointed Governor, and Nebeolisa Obinna.
Others include Johnson Nnaemeka and Augstine Imunor, Ukazu Henry, Destiny Ikpekpe, Joromi Odoko, Clinton Oletu Emma, Nicholas Brain, Anamali Azuka, Nonye Fimber Dugbele, Nwazi Ebuka, Chmezie Emeka and Onyeje Chuka.
“Items recovered from them include a Toyota Camry car, two Mercedes Benz C300 cars, mobile phones and laptops.
“The suspects will be arraigned in court soon,” he said.