See the 'Yahoo Yahoo Boys' and College Graduates Arrested Throughout Robbery Operation (Photographs)



One of the 4 suspects arrested by the operatives of Speedy Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command for tricking costly telephone sellers to desolate areas and robbing - them afterwards has confessed.

Chukwuemeka Egbemude has stated his father warned him not to make use of his home as a base for cyber crime. - The 22-12 months-outdated 200 stage drop out of North American College, Cotonu, Benin Republic was arrested on Wednesday final week in firm of three different accomplices, who have been fingered - within the capturing - of a police officer, who tried to arrest them in considered one of their botched robbery operations

The gang chief, Wilfred Ehis, a Chemical Engineering graduate of College of Benin, Benin Metropolis had in his confessional assertion -;f=77;t=0... to police acknowledged - that his process because the chief of the group was to supply for costly telephone sellers on on-line platforms, pose as a lawyer, order for costly telephones and equipment earlier than waylaying the supply man and rob him of the consignment at a delegated location.

Egbemude, confessed to the police that every one he did since dropping out of faculty was to choose fraud objects - for on-line fraudsters in addition to put Ehis by on the best way to perform on-line fraud.
He added that he had been lodging from one resort and the opposite together with Ehis round LASU - Igando space as a result of his father barred he and his elder brother from utilizing his residence for as centre for on-line fraud.

In keeping with him "I dropped out of college not as a result of I wasn't good however for my inability to pay my college charges. And, since I returned to Nigeria, I began on-line fraud and choosing fraud objects for on-line fraudsters in and out of Nigeria - "
The first selecting job was for myself in 2016. Later, I did one other job for a "yahoo boy" which fetched me $four hundred. I've been into on-line fraud earlier than I entered faculty in 2011".

He continued "I've accomplished numerous transaction - for boys together with people who concerned me travelling out of the nation. Everyone within the neighbourhood (Afolabi Bus Cease, LASU - Isheri - Highway) is aware of the sort of job that I do.
I additionally assist "yahoo boys" to select cash, costly wristwatches and rings. I'm going to financial institution to choose up the cash for them and that i get my 10% or 15% fee on each transaction. I've helped greater than 50 boys doing that sort of transaction".
"My father acquired to know that I used to be into on-line fraud as a result of he sees me carrying laptops and heard me at any time when I make calls to my victims and attempting to sound like an American.
"He known as me and instructed me level clean that, I ought to by no means in my life use his residence for such enterprise. Since 2015, I've been shifting with Ehis, lodging from one resort to the opposite in LASU - Igando Space", he added.