Operatives of the Makurdi Zonal Command of the EFCC, on April 1, 2023, arrested seventeen suspected Internet fraudsters in Makurdi, Benue State.
The suspects are Emmanuel Ikechukwu, Agbo Lawrence, Emmanuel Victor, Joseph Adoyr Ameh, Olamide Timothy, Augustine Adalache, Izuka Justin, Boniface Dudoo, Udechukwu Benedict and Emmanuel Igbo.
Others are Favour Nwokdi, Christian Nwgia, George Maaki, Yina Terseem, Wilson Egwoba, Isaac Ukange and Precious Tseaa.
Head, Media and Publicity, EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren, said the suspects were arrested following actionable intelligence.
He added that items recovered from them are mobile phones, ATM cards, Laptops, Lexus RX330 and Toyota Camry cars.
Uwujaren stated that the suspects had made valid statements and would be charged soon.