Police Arrest 10 Suspected ‘Yahoo Boys’ In Keffi

Police have arrested 10 persons suspected to be internet fraudsters popularly known as ‘yahoo boys’ in Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.

A press release signed by DSP Ramhan Nansel, the police PRO in Nasarawa State reveals that the arrest was effected by Police operatives attached to Angwan Lambu Division based on ‘credible information about the influx of internet fraudsters into Keffi LGA’.

Some of the items recovered from the suspected ‘yahoo boys’

The suspects were arrested in the late hours of Wednesday February 21, 2024.

Giving further details about the operation which was carried out at the GRA in Keffi, the police PRO said: “During the operation, Ten (10) suspects were arrested, and the following items were recovered from them as exhibits: two (2) Laptops, ten(10) sophisticated mobile phones of different brands, three (3) WIFI routers, criminal charms, black soap, hard drugs (Loud weed and dried leaves suspected to be marijuana), etc.

“The suspects have confessed to being into internet fraud popularly known as Yahoo Plus and shall be charged to court for prosecution once the investigation is concluded.”

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