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EFCC Arrests Six Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Makurdi

Operatives of the Makurdi Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested six suspected internet fraudsters in Makurdi, the capital of Benue State.

This comes barely a week after #EndEFCC protest rocked Oyo, Delta and other states.

In a statement via its verified Twitter handle, the anti-graft agency said the suspects were arrested on October 7, 2022, at their hideout in a hotel in Makurdi.

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Further, the suspects were identified as Innocent Joy, Karean Bitto, Iwuji Trans Ugochukwu, Samuel Kpemyol, Tonny Ochekw and Jassey Jimmy.

As contained in the statement, items recovered from them include laptops, IPads, iPhones, two cars and various brands of electronic products.

It added that they will soon be arraigned in court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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