• May 11, 2021

War On Corruption: We Have Arrested 400 Internet Fraudsters Within Three Months – EFCC Boss


By John Imade (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has apprehended over 400 Nigerian youths for internet related fraud in the first three months of 2021.

This was disclosed by Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa, Chairman of the EFCC, via statement in Abuja while receiving a delegation from the University of Abuja led by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abdulrasheed Na ‘Allah, in his office.

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“From January 2021 to date, we have arrested more than 400 Nigerians suspected to be involved in various cybercrime or advanced fee fraud-related offences and that is to tell you how huge the problem is.“Less than 48 hours ago, we arrested 18 individuals in Abuja”, Bawa said.


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