Nine suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office.
According to the agency, the suspects were arrested on Tuesday, February 9, 2021, following intelligence received by the Commission.
The suspects arrested are; Okosun Godspower, Imo Harry Hamilton, Efosa Desmond, Odiase Aifuwa, Idoko Onakpa, Dogìo Samson, Okukoje Godstime, Onuigbo Julius, and Osamulu Sunday.
Items recovered from them include laptop computers, mobile phones, a Toyota Camry car, and a Luxus Jeep.
According to EFCC, the suspects have made useful statements and will be charged to court as soon as investigations are completed.
In a final statement by the EFCC spokes person the suspected fraudsters will be brought to book once investigations are completed.