Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) Benin Zonal Office has arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters in an early morning operation in Benin City, Edo State.
The suspects who were arrested following intelligence received by the Commission are Okosun Godspower, Imo Harry Hamilton, Efosa Desmond, Odiase Aifuwa, Idoko Onakpa, Dogìo Samson, Okukoje Godstime, Onuigbo Julius and Osamulu Sunday.
Details of the arrest were contained in a statement sent to The Union Nigeria by the Head, Media and Publicity of the anti-graft agency, MR Wilson Uwujaren.
Items recovered from them include laptop computers, mobile phones, a Toyota Camry car and a Luxus Jeep.
The suspects have made useful statements and will be charged to court as soon as investigations are completed.