Suspected fraudsters arrested by EFCC in Abuja


The EFCC gave the names of the suspects In a statement signed by the acting Head, Media & Publicity,Tony Orilade,and made available to PREMIUM TIMES on Tuesday as Marvin Nwankwo , Prince Ojonike and Jude Olatekobowale.

Their arrest was based in intelligence report that the suspects turned No 24, 1st Avenue Fort Royal Estate, Airport road, Abuja as their office ,using phones,laptops and other gadgets to defraud innocent people, including foreigners, of their hard earned money and other valuables says EFCC.

It was said in the statement thatvthe suspects aged 22 to 30 years used to proceed of their crimes to acquire different properties such as cars which include a GLK Mercedez Benz Jeep, a Toyota Corolla, amongst others.

EFCC said operatives agency swung into action and mounted surveillance on the said address,to monitor the activities of the suspects.

It was added that after thorough investigations, the suspects were arrested and items which included several laptops of different makes, expensive mobile phones, modems, many subscriber identification module (SIM) cards, amongst others were recovered.

At the end of investigation, the EFCC said the suspects would be charged to court.

In a previous statement EFCC said it arraigned Gift onyinechi,also known as Mario Amando, over a similar offense.


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