Former BBNaija housemate, Gifty Powers, has taken to her Insta-Stories to ask if yahoo boys should be arrested. According to the mother of one, yahoo is just a game and Is either you gain or lose.
She went ahead to call out Nigerian police for not doing proper investigation before making arrest.
Why should Yahoo boys be arrested though?
It’s just a game. Is either you gain or lose.
PS: besides you wey be the victim, wenti carry you go that side of shokoto, no be wenti you see, you carry am… Abi person force you for duping. Mtchewwww.
And the worst part is that police people no dey investigate sef. As long as laptop dey your hand… YOU ARE UNDER ARREST. For?????
That is that..
Meanwhile a suspected yahoo boy who was arrested on Thursday June 20, 2019 by the operatives of the special task force of the Uyo Zonal Office of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, said he is into internet fraud because he wanted to pay back the foreigners for what they did to our forefathers.
The suspect identified as Endurance Ahunwan and his accomplices were arrested at an apartment on Parliamentary Extension, Akai Efa, Calabar, the Cross River State capital, the agency reports.
The all male suspects are: Endurance Ahunwan (28), Nohuwan Frank (26), Dominic Chidiebere (28), Idehe Efosa (17), Patrick Edos (27),
Samuel Ukiwe (21) and Michael Edward 25.
Others are: Destiny Efe (17), Hope Yusuf (19), Harrison Esi (17) and Igbinigun Osamudia (17).
Seventeen-year-old Esi was found hiding in the roof of the apartment along with some of their tools of operation.
According to him, their leader, Ahunwan instructed him to conceal himself and the gadgets in the roof in order to prevent his arrest and confiscation of the tools.
“Our leader ordered me to hide in the ceiling with the gadgets so that I will not be nabbed also,” Esi said.
Upon arrest, Ahunwan the prime suspect, confessed that he recruited the team, saying they were paying back Europeans for stealing from their forefathers.
He also alleged that the parents of the arrested accomplices gave their consent and pleaded with him to help their children secure a means of livelihood.
Items recovered from the suspected fraudsters include: 10 laptops, eight internet modems, several sophisticated telephone handsets, including one iphone, technical devices and scam emails.