As part of efforts to stem the tide of cyber crimes, the Economic and
Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, in the early
hours of Friday, May 11, 2018 arrested over 12 suspected internet
fraudsters in the Ikoyi area of Lagos.
The EFCC operatives
stormed the popular Club 57 on Awolowo Way, Ikoyi, where the suspected
“yahoo yahoo boys” were rounded up, following intelligence report. While
some of the suspects abandoned their exotic cars to avoid arrest, some
others put up resistance, thereby turning the environ into a war-like
zone of sorts.
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However, a total 10 cars were recovered from the
suspects during raid that lasted about three hours. The suspects will
soon be charged to court when investigations are concluded..