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Edo State: EFCC Arrests 52 Internet Fraudsters

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office in Edo State has arrested 52 suspected internet fraudsters.

The Head of Media and Publicity EFCC headquarters Abuja Mr Wilson Uwujaren disclosed this in a press statement.

According to the statement “The suspects were arrested in different locations in Benin City sequel to actionable intelligence.”

“Those arrested are Wisdom Attah, Alasa Solomon Osho, Jonathan Udofia, Emmanuel Udofia, Oyinbo Tejiri, Edoghogho Onsemudiana, Aisosa Ajayi, Paul Thomas Obinna, Osazuwa Osayamen, Madago Victor, Godwin Emmanuel, William Omorebokhae, Ezemo Junior, Iyamu Iyaro, Umoru Monsura, Efomwonyi Daniel, Omoruyi Lucky, Odion Omonzokpia, Aderho Collins, Ereomah Emmanuel, Eric Obi Ugo, Emmanuel Godwills, Solomon Lucky, Charles Endurance, Ehibor Abraham Ebuwa, Okosun Wesley and Oyase Destiny.

Others are;“Elvis Ohikhuore, Ugo Nweke, Faithful Omagbemi, Shuaibu McClinton, Edward Chumosa, Onoriode Precious, Emmanuel Precious, Adenegbe Hope Osaze, Kennedy Emma, Terry Edorodion, Edosa Rollins, Miller Ikuobase, Godwin Kelechi., Ogbolu Israel Uche, Okpodu Samson, Awosadere Daniel, Samuel Asenguah, Ugo Nweke, Charles Irengunju, ThankGod Udofa, Erickson Ororisela, Asemota Terry, Enaboakpe Robert , Odili Wisdom and Osawaru Martins.” The statement listed.

Items recovered from the suspects include “Six exotic cars, laptop computers, mobile phones, documents and identity cards.”

According to the statement, “The suspects will be arraigned in court as soon as investigations are completed.“

 

Source: Voice of Nigeria