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EFCC says, ‘Yahoo boys’ taking over Southwest, releases names of suspects in latest raid



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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said that Internet fraudsters have taken over the South West Nigeria

Nigeria’s anti-graft agency gave the disclosure after a report of a raid at the house of a suspected internet fraudster in Ibadan by its operatives.
In a sting operation late last month, which led to a discovery of a mini coffin in the residence of a suspect, the EFCC operatives from Ibadan zonal office on March 6, 2020, arrested another 42 youngsters for their alleged involvement in internet-related fraud.

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The suspects, whose ages range between 18 and 33 years, were apprehended at different locations in Ilaro, Ogun State, following actionable intelligence earlier received on their alleged illegal activities.

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Others are, Adebowale, whom a coffin was earlier recovered from, claimed to be using the coffin as soap rack.

The anti-graft agency, released the names of the 42 suspects, which are: 

 Peter Fasuhan, Kareem Oladimeji, Adeleke Sodiq, Akinlolu Quadri, Popoola Lukeman, Faniyi Jamiu, Joseph Elijah, Idowu Afolabi, Laleye Olaoluwa, Olabode Olasunkanmi, Shoyola Joseph, Baura David, Janta Oluwafolabomi, Akintunde Wariz, Olukotun Abiodun, Kazeem Popoola and Olaoye Akinyemi,
Adebanjo Olamide, Esiegbe Dare, Job Emmanuel, Idris Olarewaju, Bakare Sodiq, Popoola Waliu, Popoola Ibrahim, Balogun Daniel, Adegbite Richard, Owolabi Aderibigbe, Oniyide Benjamin, Sheye Oluwaseun, Enitan Babajide, Oguntayo Samud, Daramola Damilola, Adeniji Azeez, Shobola Adeolu, Odunbaku Tunde, Olamilekan Adedeji, Maja Toheeb, Giwa Olajide, Tolu Yusuf, Ashoregbabo Ayo, Akanbi Olamide and Adeosun Temitope.

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