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EFCC nabs 78 suspected internet fraud in Enugu, Imo


The Enugu Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission operatives have arrested 78 persons over suspected involvement in internet fraud in Imo and Enugu States.

According to the VANGUARD, the anti-graft spokesman, Mr Dele Oyewale, made this known on Monday in Abuja.

Oyewale said 29 suspects were arrested on May 15 in Enugu metropolis, while the other 49 were nabbed on May 17, in Imo State.

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”The suspects were arrested, following actionable intelligence about their suspected involvement in online criminal activities,” he said.

Oyewale said that 13 cars, mobile phones and laptops were recovered from the suspects.

He further said that the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigations were concluded.