EFCC arrests 74 suspected internet fraudsters in Rivers – The Sun Nigeria
Of Tony JohnPort Harcourt
Officers Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Port Harcourt Area Command (EFCC) arrested 74 suspected internet fraudsters.
Head of Media and Publicity, EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren, in a statement, revealed that the suspects were arrested in the early hours of last Thursday at various locations in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Uwujaren said 48 of the suspects had incriminating items in their possession. The suspects were: Promise Sunday, Ukala Goldman, Isaac Golden, Peter Ikechukwu, Bankole Olamide, John Chiemela, Thomas Martins, Dr Victor, Emmanuel Owuma, Emmanuel Sekun, Philip Abaku, Emmanuel Egwuanumku and Thompson Charles Lekia.
Others included: Ken Anelele Marvel, Kelechi Prince, Ugochukwu Ukaigwe, Ake John, Victor Madu, Moses Jubril Akrah, Jonathan Jeffery, Noble Lot, Success Umukoro, Precious Michael and Christabel Enoch.Also, Desmond Ogu, Louis Abbas, Donaldson Ugbo , Kelvin Dickson, Henry Messiah, Godwin Egwelike, Timinepre Esuku, Mathew Kelvin, Alfred Friday, Nyderson Mufisa Nwogu, Boyle Edward, Ifeanyi Elum and Richard Welle Chikodi were among the suspected internet fraudsters. The others were: Ogu Raymond, Tamunoturoko Briggs, Kennedy Patrick, Shadrach Savior, King Nwonuma, Chisom Umah, Joseph Effiong, Kelvin Ifeanyi, Birabil Lessi Junior Goodness, George Nnamdi and Doro Precious. The EFCC spokesman said items recovered from the suspects included five exotic cars, different brands of phones, laptops, ATM cards, among others. He added, however, that the suspects would be brought to justice as soon as the investigation was completed.