The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested serving military personnel, Lance Corporal Ajayi Kayode, and 26 others for alleged internet fraud in the Lekki axis of the State.
According to EFCC Head, Media and Publicity, Dele Oyewole:” In his statement to the EFCC, Kayode said the “big shot yahoo yahoo boys” in whose company he was arrested, were his friends and that they had been teaching him how to make money through cybercrime.
“While the “boys” are members of Organized Cyber Criminal Syndicate Network, OCCSN, the ladies arrested with them confirmed the involvement of their “boyfriends” in internet fraud.
Items recovered from the suspects include diamond jewelry, exotic cars, and expensive phones.
“The suspects will be charged to court soon”, EFCC spokesman added.