Tag: Yahoo boys

Warri: 9 ‘Yahoo Boys’ Land In EFCC Net, Lexus Car Recovered

Nine suspected internet fraudsters, also known as “Yahoo Yahoo Boys” have been arrested in Warri, Delta State by operatives of the Benin zonal command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The suspects, according to a statement issued by the EFCC, were arrested on Friday. The statement […]

PHOTOS: EFCC Arrests 47 Suspected ‘Yahoo Boys’ In Umuahia, Asaba, Recovers 10 Exotic Cars, Over 50 Expensive Phones

Forty-seven (47) suspected internet fraudsters, popularly known as “Yahoo Boys” have been arrested in Umuahia, Abia State and Asaba in Delta State by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). A total of ten exotic cars and more than fifty expensive phones, laptops, international passports and other incriminating […]

17 ‘Yahoo Boys’ Jailed In Uyo

A total of 17 internet fraudsters, who are popularly known as “Yahoo Yahoo Boys” have been jailed by Justice Stephen Daylop Pam of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Their journey to prison was secured by the Uyo Zonal Command of the Economic and […]

Five ‘Yahoo Boys’ Land In Jail For Fraud

Five internet fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo Boys, charged for criminal impersonation were on Wednesday, convicted by Justice Patricia Ajoku of the Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State. The crime they were charged with is contrary to Section 22(2)(b)(ii) of the Cybercrime (Prohibition, Prevention, ETC.) Act, […]