The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have reportedly arrested a 33-year-old landlord, Stanley Ejike Awam after he allegedly harboured ten suspected internet fraudsters.
Stanley and ten other suspected ‘Yahoo Boys’ were arrested by EFCC operatives today at different locations of the Ibadan metropolis following actionable intelligence on their alleged illegal activities.
According to a statement released by EFCC spokesperson, Tony Orilade, he revealed that nine suspects, including Stanley, were arrested at the premises in Ibadan. Others are Henry Echefu, Usman Mustapha, Adeleke David, Olafuyi Josiah, Shorefire Ayokunmi, Riliwan Ajao, Abulsalam Abubakar and Lukman Salam.
The statement which read in part said, “For men of the commission who carried out the arrest, it was a daunting task locating Stanley’s six-flat property tucked inside an isolated environment around Ologuneru area of the Oyo State capital.”
Orilade said investigations is still ongoing and that the suspects will be charged to court in due time.