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Lagos court remands 9 yahoo boys in prison

A federal high court sitting in Lagos has remanded 9 yahoo boys in prison custody over charges of fraud. The suspected fraudsters arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) were identified as Jejelowo Blessing,…

Ghana deports 17 Nigerian Yahoo boys

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has deported 17 out of 29 persons arrested in Ho, the Volta Regional capital for their alleged involvement in cyber crimes, known in Nigeria as ‘yahoo, yahoo’. According to The Ghanaian Times, the…

EFCC nabs over 25 yahoo boys in Owerri

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday, clampdown on suspected internet fraudsters, popularly known as ‘Yahoo Yahoo Boys’ in Owerri, the Imo state capital. The incident, it was gathered,  happened…