A total of ten suspected fraudsters have been arrested by the Kano zonal command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
EFCC’s Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren disclosed this in a statement on Thursday.
The suspects, according to Uwujaren were alleged to be involved in forging travel documents to procure foreign exchange from commercial banks in Kano.
He said the suspects were apprehended on the heels of intelligence, indicative that a syndicate of fraudsters was perpetrating the crime around Fagge and Gwammaja areas of the state.
According to him, they will be charged to court as soon as the investigation is concluded.
In an accompanying photo with the statement, the persons, all men, though with their backs facing the camera, seem to suggest there are some elderly men among them.