A fraud school is located in Ikotun area of Lagos, Nigeria and classes were held in a rented 3-bedroom apartment in the area.
An informant briefed the Economic and Financial Commission (EFCC) who raided the place and made many arrests.
12 students and teachers were arrested and taken to custody. Their names are below.
- Oluwaseun Ogunbunmi,
- Haruna Yusuf ,
- Olubori Hassan,
- Wasiu Idowu,
- Basit Adeniran,
- Aina Olajuwon,
- Okafor Joseph,
- David Ado,
- Olamide Ogunseye,
- Opeyemi Ahmed ,
- Monsuru Amao,
- Taiwo Rasak.
The EFCC spokesperson issued the message below right after the arrested.
“EFCC Arrests 12 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in a Yahoo yahoo School
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested 12 suspected Internet fraudsters in Lagos.
The suspects-Oluwaseun Ogunbunmi, Haruna Yusuf , Olubori Hassan, Wasiu Idowu, Basit Adeniran, Aina Olajuwon, Okafor Joseph, David Ado, Olamide Ogunseye, Opeyemi Ahmed , Monsuru Amao, Taiwo Rasak- were arrested on Thursday, August 29, 2019 in a rented three-bedroom apartment in the Ikotun area of Lagos, where they used as a Yahoo Yahoo school.
The arrest followed intelligence reports received from concerned members of the public about their alleged criminal activities.
During the raid, some of the suspects attempted to flee by hiding on the roof of their apartment.
Items recovered from the suspects include laptops and mobile phones.
The suspect will soon be charged to court”.
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