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EFCC frees 13 out of 94 ‘Yahoo Boys’ arrested in Osogbo nightclub

EFCC frees 13 out of 94 ‘Yahoo Boys’ arrested in Osogbo nightclub

13 out of 94 arrested suspected ‘Yahoo boys’  by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, in Ibadan, Oyo State have been freed. Vanguard recalls that 94 suspects were arrested on Sunday night after the agency raided three Night Clubs in Osogbo and Iwo towns, in Osun State. The raid, it was learnt, resulted in […]

EFCC storms ‘Yahoo-Boys’ party in Osogbo, arrests 94 suspects

EFCC storms ‘Yahoo-Boys’ party in Osogbo, arrests 94 suspects

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Monday, October 14, 2019, raided an Osogbo-based nightclub notorious for hosting parties for suspected internet fraudsters. In a statement issued on Monday by EFCC and made available to Vanguard, the raid led to the arrest of 94 suspects and confiscation of 19 […]

Court convicts six yahoo boys in Calabar

Court convicts six yahoo boys in Calabar

By Emma Una – Calabar SiX yahoo boys: Ebijike Lawrence Nmandi, Enyinaya Udeh, Ugbor Chidozie, Chijioke Victor, Kingsley Ebere were on Thursday sentenced to one-year imprisonment each for engaging in yahoo activities by a Federal High Court sitting in Calabar. Justice S Ambodeda Presiding Judge of Court 2 Federal High Court Cross River Division sentenced […]

Suspected ‘Yahoo Plus’ boys murder okada rider in Abraka

Suspected ‘Yahoo Plus’ boys murder okada rider in Abraka

BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME A  commercial motorbike rider,  Mr. Eugene Oliseyenum has been allegedly murdered in Oria, Abraka, Ethiope East local government area by suspected ritualists known as Yahoo Plus Boys. A Police source who spoke to the Vanguard on condition of anonymity said  two  suspects had been arrested in connection with the death, adding that they were being investigated […]