EFCC Arrests 74 Yahoo Boys in Port Harcourt

Over the weekend the operatives of the Port Harcourt Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC arrested Seventy Four (74) suspected internet fraudsters popular know as Yahoo Boys in Port Harcourt. They were picked up in the early hours of Thursday, July 21, 2022, at various locations in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. […]

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JUST IN: EFCC Arrests Man with 41 ATM Cards, POS Machine

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFhave arrested a 27 years old suspect and indigene of Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State, Nwamannah Chuks Ifeanyi, for alleged ATM card fraud. He was picked up on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at the Fruits Market, Wuse Zone II, Abuja, following an intelligence report. At the point […]

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Yahoo-Yahoo Scams: Interpol arrests Popular Nigerian Yahoo boy James Aliyu over alleged $12m fraud in South Africa

International Criminal Police Organization, popularly known as Interpol has arrested a popular Nigerian Yahoo boy James Aliyu over alleged $12 million internet fraud Africhome news gathered that he was nabbed in his luxury Sandton estate on Wednesday, June 29, in connection with almost R196m in alleged romance scamming and business email compromise fraud. The suspect […]

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Imo Youths on Rampage After Suspected Yahoo Boy Raped Girl To Death

Youths of Agbaharansu community in the Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State where on rampage over the weekend following the alleged rape of a young girl to death by a suspected internet fraudster, popularly called Yahoo boy. Africhome news team gathered that the girl, identified as one Amarach Iwunze, was invited over by […]

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EFCC Arrests 140 Suspected Yahoo Boys in Ikorodu

Operatives of the EFCC have arrested 140 suspected yahoo boys. They were nabbed in separate sting operations at popular hotels, Lakers Lounge hotel and Bar and De Butlers, in Ikorodu, Lagos State following credible intelligence on their involvement in internet-related fraud. However, four of the suspects were released as no incriminating item was found on […]

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Yahoo Boy’s Mother Sentence To Five Years imprisonment In Benin

Mother of Endurance Osarumwense, an internet fraudster has been sentenced to five years imprisonment on the 29 March 2022 by Justice M. S. Shuaibu of the Federal High Court sitting in Benin City. Debest was arraigned by the Benin Zonal Command of the Commission on a one count charge for aiding her son to receive […]

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Court Convicts internet fraudster For Impersonating Michael Jackson

The Lagos Zonal Command of the EFCC, has secured the conviction and sentencing of an internet fraudster, Michael Jackson, a.k.a. Ella-Ellywood, before Justice Tijani G.Ringim of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos. Justice Ringim sentenced the convict to three months imprisonment on March 21, 2022 who was arraigned on a one-count charge bordering […]

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Yahoo boys destroys their colleague’s mother’s house after he absconded with N30m they made from online fraud (Video)

A video currently trending online shows a group of suspected Yahoo boys destroying their colleague’s mother’s house after he allegedly absconded with N30m they made from online fraud. Africhome gathered that the incident happened in Okada, Edo state. In the video, the young boys are heard saying they made the money that their colleague absconded […]

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EFCC Arrests 60 at Yahoo Boys’ Awards Night

Operatives of the Lagos Command of the EFCC have arrested 60 suspected internet fraudsters during an awards ceremony at the Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun State. The event tagged “Peer Youths Awards”, investigation revealed, was organized to reward high-level internet fraudsters. Items recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest include exotic cars, electronic […]

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EFCC Arraigns Two Alleged Fraudsters for Impersonating Anthony Joshu, Obtain £15.491, 23 from Victims

The Benin Zonal Command of the EFCC, on Monday October 11, 2021 arraigned the duo of Ukhuriegbe Glory Irekpitan and Onyekwa Joshua Chinedum before Justice S. M. Shuaibu of the Federal High Court sitting in Benin, Edo State on two count charge each of impersonation. The defendants are alleged to have impersonated Anthony Joshua, the […]

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