Yahoo Boy who started ‘Scamming’ in the morning got arrested in the evening

A young man has revealed on his Twitter handle that his cousin was arrested by Nigeria’s EFCC for engaging in Internet fraud popularly known as Yahoo Yahoo or Sakawa.

He stated that, his cousin started Yahoo Yahoo in the morning and was arrested by EFCC in the evening of the same day.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been arresting lots of Nigerian Yahoo Yahoo boys lately.

Few weeks ago, six suspects were arrested and paraded.

The suspects, Samuel Ndubisi, Samuel Gaza Tanko, Efe Godwin Okoye, Onyekachi Emanuel, Sari Isaac Felix and Ahmed Quadri, were arrested during a sting operation carried out by operatives of the Commission on February 13, 2019.

Items recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest include laptops and mobile phones.

According to the EFCC, the six suspected internet fraudsters will soon be charged to court as soon as investigations.

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