EFCC- Almost 22 suspected internet fraudsters arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Imo State. Their ages range between 20 and 41.
Dele Oyewale, who is the EFCC spokesman, made this known to newsmen on Wednesday.
According to Dele, He said the suspects were nabbed at ‘Sight and Services’ within “World Bank’ in Ugwuma town and ‘Road Safety’ by Toronto road, Egbu in Owerri.
In custody were Chinonso Anozie Frank, Ogadibo Victor Chikeluba, Clinton Njoku Onyekachi, Okoro Edwin Chigozie, Anozie Chibuzor Harold, Anyaeriuba Canice, and Ogbuehi Anderson.
Others included Okere Nonye, Njoku Paul Chibuike, Ndalaka Felix Chukwuebuka, Anele Chibuike Timothy, Chidi Kalu, Uparai Daniel, and Ubochi Christian Ikechukwu.
The rest were Udoka Obi, Chiagozie Morris Obiano, Moses Akaedite, Henry Princewill Chisom, Prince Ibe, Ugwuegbu Fredrick Ekenna, William Peter Obinna and Udoka Ihiekwe Kelechi.
Operative made seizures including a black Lexus E5 330, a silver-colored Toyota Corolla LE, a silver-colored Toyota Camry, and a blue Toyota Corolla LE.
A total of 15 laptops and 20 sophisticated mobile phones were also seized.
Oyewale added that the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.