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EFCC arrests nine suspected internet fraudsters in Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has apprehended nine suspected internet fraudsters in Abuja.

A statement on Wednesday by Head of Media & Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, said they were nabbed in a sting operation.

The suspects are Bassey Sunday Junior, Samson Zachariah, Ogonyi Jeremiah, and Sunday Martins.

Others include Austin Yayison, Wilson Chinaza, Emmanuel Adeyi, Samuel Mark, and Emmanuel Bassey.

They were arrested on Tuesday, August 30 at Voque Hotel in the Mararaba Area of Abuja for alleged involvement in cybercrimes.

Thirteen phones, three laptops, and a Harman/Kardon music box were recovered from them.

The EFCC noted that they will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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