Operatives of the Benin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Sunday, October 10, arrested 11 suspected web fraudsters in Benin.
The suspects had been arrested in separate areas within the City based mostly on actionable intelligence on their alleged involvement in cybercrime.
Those arrested are Osahon Bright, Aigbe Joseph, Stephen Isibor, Trust Odagwe, Francis Ezomo, David Courage, Ehis Okenedo, Omoragbo Paul, Obehi Owman and Godwill Jacob.
Items recovered from the suspects on the level of arrest embody cell phones and eight unique automobiles – a Mercedes Benz GLK 350, Mercedes Benz C300, Mercedes-Benz C250, Mercedes-Benz C300, Mercedes Benz GLE63, Range Rover, Toyota Camry and Toyota Venza.
According to EFCC, the suspects have made helpful statements and will probably be arraigned in courtroom as quickly because the investigations are accomplished.