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EFCC storms Ogun for ‘Yahoo boys’, arrests 42 in multiple raids

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has arrested 42 suspected internet fraudsters, otherwise known as ‘yahoo boys’. Newshealine247 understands that the Ibadan Zonal office of the anti-graft agency had stormed Ilaro town, in Ogun State in the multiple raids of suspected cyber fraudulent individuals. This is according to the EFCC Head of Media, Tony Read more

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EFCC swoop on internet fraudsters in Ibadan, arrest suspects with mini coffin

Operatives of anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) have arrested six suspected internet fraudsters with a mini coffin during a raid in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The suspects were identified as Azeez Adebowale, Toyinsola Bolumole, Ifelowo Ololade, Sonuyi Ayodeji, Folarin Olayinka, and Aluko Olawale. They were arrested by the EFCC operatives in Read more


37-year-old father remanded for allegedly raping own daughter

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday remanded a 37-year-old man, Sunday Stephen, in Kirikiri Correctional Service for allegedly raping his 16-year-old daughter. The Chief Magistrate, Mr P.E. Nwaka, who did not take the plea of Stephen ordered that the case file be sent to the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) for advice. Nwaka adjourned Read more victim
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I had sexual relationships with twin students – Lagos school principal confesses

Samson Adeyemo, a principal of a secondary school in Lagos, has admitted before an Ikeja Special Offences Court that he had sexual relationships with two 17-year-old twin students of his school. Adeyemo, 41, who resides at No. 8, Odesanya St., Abule Egba, near Lagos, is the principal of Legati College, Abule Egba. He is facing a two-count Read more Deputy Governor's wife, Titilayo Alabi arrested, detained in Lagos for fraud!
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Osun Deputy Governor’s wife, Titilayo Alabi arrested, detained in Lagos for fraud!

Wife of the Deputy Governor of Osun State, Mr Benedict Gboyega Alabi, Titilayo has been arrested in Lagos over fraud allegations. Titilayo was said to have been arrested earlier this morning Thursday 19th December 2019 and currently cooling her buttocks with the authorities at the Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Ikoyi Lagos. The fraud allegation is Read more
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Ogun pastor allegedly defiles, impregnates secondary school girl

A pastor in Ogun State, Prophet Sunday Adelaja has been arrested for allegedly impregnating a 16-year-old schoolgirl after he violated her chastity. The state police command, on Friday, confirmed the arrest of the pastor to the media. Adelaja, who reportedly defiled the girl twice, is said to be married to two wives and also the Read more
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Nigerian citizen extradited to face charges in U.S over cybercrime, business email compromise conspiracy

A Nigerian citizen residing in Accra, Ghana, has been extradited to stand trial for an indictment charging him with wire fraud, money laundering, computer fraud and aggravated identity theft Assistant Attorney General Brian A Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney D. Michael Dunavant of the Western District of Tennessee, and Special Agent Read more

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Fraud: EFCC re-arraigns Sarumi Samusideen – 606 auto dealer over alleged N209m money laundering

The Lagos office of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) on Thursday, November 14, 2019, re-arraigned on Mr Samisudeen Sarumi, the owner of 606 Autos Limited, Splash Off Entertainment Limited 606 Music Limited before Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court sitting at Ikoyi, Lagos. The popular Lagos auto dealer was arraigned by Read more

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EFCC arraigns father, son for alleged $108,000 fraud

Lagos, November 13 — The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Lagos, on Wednesday, arraigned one John Isang and his son, Martins, before Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offences Court in Ikeja on an amended two-count charge bordering on conspiracy to obtain and obtaining by false pretence to the tune of $108, 000. Read more

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EFCC raids Osun popular night-club, arrests 94 ‘suspected fraudsters’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) says close to 100 suspected fraudsters have been arrested after it raided a night-club in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The anti-graft agency said its operatives on Monday raided the Osogbo-based club which it said has been notorious for hosting parties for suspected internet fraudsters. The agency in Read more