EFCC raided Osogbo nightclubs & arrests 94 suspected internet fraudsters

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EFCC raided Osogbo nightclubs & arrests 94 suspected internet fruadsters

EFCC – Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Sunday night, raided night clubs in Osogbo, Osun State. And arrested some suspected internet fraudsters AKA yahoo boys.

The raided clubs are secret underground, Riverside and Green Arcade all on the Ibadan – Iwo Road of the state capital.

About 19 exotic cars, laptops, scores of sophisticated mobile phones and other items were also seized from the suspects.

A statement by EFCC’s Head of media and publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, alleged that the nightclubs were known for hosting parties for suspected fraudsters, to celebrate their loot.

The statement said: “The wee-hour operation was sequel to an intelligence report hinting that the suspected internet fraudsters were organizing a night party for this past Sunday, October 13, during which some of them intended to celebrate their loots.

“A discreet operation on the club had been carried out to ascertain the authenticity of the information.

The confirmation led to the mega raid. The suspects are currently undergoing further interrogation and those indicted would be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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