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Yahoo Boy handed six months jail term For $1,200 Romance Scam On Facebook
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Yahoo Boy handed six months jail term For $1,200 Romance Scam On Facebook

An internet fraudster also known as yahoo boy Lawal Sholaru, was on Wednesday sentenced to six months imprisonment. Sholaru was convicted by Justice Mojisola Dada of Ikeja Special Offences Court in a judgment, delivered in a virtual proceeding. He was denied an option of fine for defrauding an American, Mr. David Geobel, of $1,200 in an online scam. The convict was arraigned on March 18, 2020, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on a one-count charge of obtaining money by pretense, to which he pleaded guilty. Dele Oyewale, EFCC’s Head of Media, made this known in a statement on Thursday, May 21, 2020, The Prosecution counsel, S.O Daji, while reviewing the facts of the case, told the court that the defendant in his statement to the EFCC, confessed that he w...
Yahoo Girl & 2 Yahoo Boys Bag 7-Year-Jail Terms In Enugu (Photos)
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Yahoo Girl & 2 Yahoo Boys Bag 7-Year-Jail Terms In Enugu (Photos)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office on Tuesday, February 24, 2020 secured the convictions of three undergraduates, namely: Cynthia Nwankwo Ifunanya (female), 22 years, Kingsley Omenazu 27 and Okorie Kosalachi Alex 29 years before Justice I Buba of Federal High Court, Enugu, Enugu State on two separate count charges of internet fraud. Justice Buba after reviewing the evidence against the convicts admitted that the prosecution counsel, Eunice Vou Dalyop has proved her case beyond reasonable doubt and convicted and sentenced Alex to three years imprisonment, while Ifunanya and Omenazu were handed two years imprisonment respectively. The party was, however, given N2 million (Two Million Naira) option of fine each. See Photo:
2 Yahoo Boys Fight Over Stolen Clients In Ibadan (Video)
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2 Yahoo Boys Fight Over Stolen Clients In Ibadan (Video)

It a very funny scenario as two yahoo boys was caught fighting over a stolen client maga in Ibadan. The 2 yahoo boys were left to settle out their differences as they undergo serious fight battle. One of the yahoo boy's friend was heard saying"You con dey message person client". Watch Video Below: https://youtu.be/S5GIJNBQpyY
EFCC Finally Arrest ‘Yahoo kingpin’, Seizes Mansion, Fuel station ( Photos)
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EFCC Finally Arrest ‘Yahoo kingpin’, Seizes Mansion, Fuel station ( Photos)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal Office have arrested a suspected internet fraud kingpin, Onwuzuruike Kingsley Ikenna. EFCC spokesman, Tony Orilade, in a statement on Tuesday, gave his alias as Nwanta Anayoeze Yonaracha. The suspect was arrested in his residence at Uzuakoli Road by Umuada Junction, Umuahia, Abia State, following intelligence on his alleged fraudulent internet activities. Ikenna’s specialty is Business Email Compromise (BEC) and identity fraud; where victims allegedly include a major United States bank. Properties linked to the suspects include a mansion with a swimming pool, a petrol station and nine units of three-bedroom apartments, all in Umuahia and a palatial bungalow in his village. “A number of devices we...