Seven suspected internet fraudsters were arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, in their hideout at No.15, Giwa Road, Barnawa High-Cost area of Kaduna State.
In a report released by the Commission spokesperson, Tony Orilade, he noted that the suspects include, six males and one female.
They are Iyere Eromoseze Sylvester, 40, Uyiekpen Gabriel Etiosa, 21, Elimia John, 22, Eguasa Osas, 24, Osaohian Osas, 23, Faith Equasaogbomo, 33, and Terry Ogbudu, 25.
The commission also revealed that an identity card of a Special Assistant to a House of Representatives’ member (bearing Eromoseze Sylvester) was found during the raid.
Items recovered at the point of arrest include, a Toyota Venza car, 18 exotic phones (iPhones, Samsung, etc), three Apple iPads, five laptops, two international passports, several SIM cards of various networks, two Mifi and several flash drives, 11 ATM cards, exotic wrist watches and an exotic variant of Indian hemp (Haze).
“They attempted hiding some of the items in the microwave, toilet water closet and bathroom sink.”
“The suspects would soon be charged to court”.