Operatives of the EFCC Abuja Zonal Command on Thursday, March 3, 2022, arrested 22 suspected internet fraudsters in a sting operation. They were fished out from their hideouts in the Kubwa and Kurudu suburbs of Abuja, following credible intelligence on their alleged criminal activities.
The suspects comprising one female and twenty one males, are within the age range, 17 and 28 years.
The intelligence links them to various forms of cybercrimes including love scam, business email compromise, job scam, visa scam and lottery scam.
Upon their arrest, 10 cars were seized from the suspects comprising 2 Lexus SUV’s, 2 Lexus Sedan, 3 Mercedes Benz C Class, 1 Toyota Corolla, 1 Toyota Camry and 1 Honda Accord.
Also recovered are over 10 laptops and 50 mobile phones.