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ENTERTAINMENT

Tiwa Savage's Video: 3 Major Facts People Should Know About How Blackmailers Operate

Following the recent refusal of popular Afrobeat singer Tiwa Savage to succumb to the pressure from some alleged blackmailers, after her inmate video with her lover was leaked online, many influential personalities have given some good appraisal to the singer for her brave response, although a few others criticized her too.

  8 months ago ago
Tiwa Savage's Video: 3 Major Facts People Should Know About How Blackmailers Operate

JUSTICE

(EXCLUSIVE): How 17 Yahoo Boys were sentenced within one day in four cities

The weight of the law has finally descended on 17 internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys as they were on Monday handed various jail terms in four cities in the country by judges after they were found guilty of engaging in internet-related frauds. While eight of the internet fraudsters were handed various terms in Benin City, the Edo State capital, seven who were arrested in both Abeokuta, Ogun State and Ibadan, Oyo State, were sentenced by two courts.

  8 months ago ago
(EXCLUSIVE): How 17 Yahoo Boys were sentenced within one day in four cities

RELIGION

Prophet Samson Oluwamodede Releases Prophecy About Yahoo Boys, Ritualists

The General Overseer of Prayer Centre Church of God Worldwide, Prophet Samson Oluwamodede, has released a fresh prophecy, this time around, about ''Yahoo Boys and Ritualists.'' Oluwamodede revealed this on Wednesday during the church's monthly prayer programme tagged ''Automatic Miracle Hours,'' which is usually held on the first day of every month at the church headquarters in Akure, Ondo State.

  10 months ago ago
Prophet Samson Oluwamodede Releases Prophecy About Yahoo Boys, Ritualists

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

2 Approaches To The Fight Against Yahoo Boys In Nigeria That The EFCC Should Consider Changing

There is no doubt that the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, is working assiduously to end the menace of cyber crimes and other economic and financial-related crimes in the country. However, its approach in the war against Internet Fraudsters, commonly known as the “Yahoo Boys” has recently become the subject of public criticism.

  9 months ago ago
2 Approaches To The Fight Against Yahoo Boys In Nigeria That The EFCC Should Consider Changing

SOCIETY

EFCC Arrest 15 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Aba, Recover Expensive Items (Photos)

The country's corrupt youth continue to engage in cyberbullying, which has led to negative public outcry, especially in the aftermath of the tragedy. The Nigerian anti-bribery and corruption commission (EFCC) has stepped up its efforts to curb the practice of these people living in the country.

  10 months ago ago
EFCC Arrest 15 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Aba, Recover Expensive Items (Photos)

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Reasons Why EFCC Step Up Fight Against "Yahoo Boys" Internet Related Fraudsters

Apart from insecurity problem facing the country, internet related fraud is another issue the country must tackle through anti-graft agency like Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC under Mr. Abdurosheed Bawa has stepped up the fight against cybercrime. The number of arrest made and suspect charged to court by the commission confirmed the progress made by EFCC.

  10 months ago ago
Reasons Why EFCC Step Up Fight Against

SOCIETY

How 2 brothers, 7 other Yahoo Boys were picked at their hideout during early morning raid by EFCC

It was the end of the road for nine internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys, including two brothers, as they were picked up at their hideout on Friday, October 22, by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) during what the commission described as early morning sting operation in Warri, Delta State.

  8 months ago ago
How 2 brothers, 7 other Yahoo Boys were picked at their hideout during early morning raid by EFCC

AUTO

Eight exotic cars recovered as 11 Yahoo Boys land in EFCC net during raids on their hideouts

Eleven young men who were involved in internet related crimes popularly known as Yahoo Yahoo have been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) during raids on their hideouts in Benin City, the Edo State Capital, the commission announced on Monday, October 11.

  8 months ago ago
Eight exotic cars recovered as 11 Yahoo Boys land in EFCC net during raids on their hideouts

SOCIETY

43 phones, 3 SUVs, others recovered from 15 Yahoo Boys during early morning raids on their hideouts

Fifteen internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys were in the early morning of Tuesday, August 31, picked up at their various hideouts in Abia State by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The names of the 15 internet fraudsters were given as Ezekiel Udo, Anyanwu Odinakachi, Emeka Agu, Lawrence Chinaza Michael, Ifeanyi Okorie, Nestor Akobunu, Frank Ogu, Ezekiel Samuel Uche, Inegbu Onyema Uche, Azukaogi Ogiegbe, Okoro Uchechukwu, Victor Ehiudo, John Chiemela, Lucky Nwoko and Ugochukwu Emmanuel Okafor.

  10 months ago ago
43 phones, 3 SUVs, others recovered from 15 Yahoo Boys during early morning raids on their hideouts

SOCIETY

How 10 Yahoo Boys were picked up at their hideouts during early morning raid in Abuja

Ten young men who were involved in internet-related crimes popularly known as Yahoo Yahoo were on Friday, October 8, arrested during an early morning raid on their hideouts in Abuja by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The young men, whose names were given as Victor Onyemachi, Okolo Abdulganiyu, Williams Ebenezer, Victor Ejike, Ojonugwa Adama, Ejeh Michael, Bala Ogecha Sadiq, Ejigu Obukohwo, Azubike Joel and Ejigu Tobore Donald, were picked up by the operatives of the commission in the Kubwa axis of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

  9 months ago ago
How 10 Yahoo Boys were picked up at their hideouts during early morning raid in Abuja

JUSTICE

One Major Thing Government Could Do About The EFCC To Avoid a Repeat of The #ENDSARS Experience

Recently, the approach of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), to the fight against Internet Fraudsters and Cyber crimes in Nigeria, has begun to generate mixed reactions from the public. It should be recalled that within the last 3 months, there have been several reports on how the anti-graft agency bursts into hotel rooms and people’s homes in the name of searching for internet fraudsters, commonly known as Yahoo Boys.

  9 months ago ago
One Major Thing Government Could Do About The EFCC To Avoid a Repeat of The #ENDSARS Experience

SOCIETY

How 251 internet fraudsters were arrested by EFCC within 23 days in September

The menace of young men and women who engage in internet crimes popularly known as Yahoo Yahoo seems to be getting more serious almost on a daily basis as the men and women, who have decided to go fully into the act of defrauding people through the internet, seem to be on the increase.

  9 months ago ago
How 251 internet fraudsters were arrested by EFCC within 23 days in September

SOCIETY

Yahoo Boys who threw naira notes inside plaza named among 31 fraudsters arrested in Edo State

Some internet fraudsters who were seen in a viral video standing on top of their cars and throwing bundles of naira notes into the air at a popular plaza in Benin City, Edo State, were among the 31 Yahoo Boys arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the commission announced on Monday, September 13.

  9 months ago ago
Yahoo Boys who threw naira notes inside plaza named among 31 fraudsters arrested in Edo State

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

How To Know You Are Chatting With Yahoo Boys

Yahoo Boys as they are popularly called, are internet fraudster who use any chances they get to exploit their client and hack into their databases. Sometimes they go as far as debiting people's account, taking a whole or part of their money. In this article I will be showing you how to know you are chatting with yahoo Boys so that you could always take caution.

  10 months ago ago
How To Know You Are Chatting With Yahoo Boys

SOCIETY

How 42 internet fraudsters were picked up in Abia State within seven days

Just seven days after 21 internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys were picked up at their various hideouts in Abia State, another set of 21 internet fraudsters including a lady were again arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in a sting operation on Wednesday evening, September 29.

  9 months ago ago
How 42 internet fraudsters were picked up in Abia State within seven days

SOCIETY

14 Yahoo Boys were picked up by EFCC during raids on hotel, other places in Enugu

Fourteen internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys have been arrested inside a hotel and other places in Enugu City, the Enugu State capital, by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) during three separate raids on their hideouts, the agency announced on Friday, September 17.

  9 months ago ago
14 Yahoo Boys were picked up by EFCC during raids on hotel, other places in Enugu

SOCIETY

Yahoo Boys: EFCC officers open fire on Abeokuta hotel guests, grope women

According to victims and witnesses, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission launched a series of raids on suspected Internet fraudsters in Abeokuta on Monday, opening fire on hotel guests and groping women in the genitals. Witnesses said the armed EFCC operatives arrived in Abeokuta in Toyota Hilux buses around 4:00 a.m. on September 13 and proceeded to at least three hotels and two nightclubs, including the Dakdat Hotel, Cecilia Suites, and government-run Mitros Residences.

  9 months ago ago
Yahoo Boys: EFCC officers open fire on Abeokuta hotel guests, grope women

SOCIETY

Yahoo Boys: EFCC officers open fire on Abeokuta hotel guests

According to victims and witnesses, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission conducted a series of raids on suspected Internet fraudsters in and around Abeokuta on Monday, opening fire on hotel guests and groping women in the genitals. According to witnesses, the armed EFCC agents arrived in Abeokuta around 4:00 a.m. on September 13 in Toyota Hilux buses and proceeded to at least three hotels and two nightclubs, including the Dakdat Hotel, Cecilia Suites, and the government-run Mitros Residences.

  9 months ago ago
Yahoo Boys: EFCC officers open fire on Abeokuta hotel guests

SOCIETY

EFCC Nabs Money Throwing Yahoo Boys In Benin City

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have arrested suspected Internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys raining money in late August, 2021 in front of Kada Cinema in Benin City, Edo State. The suspects, who were captured in a viral video standing on top of their cars and throwing Naira notes into the air, were arrested by the Operatives of the Benin Zonal Command of EFCC during a similar mission at the same venue.

  9 months ago ago
EFCC Nabs Money Throwing Yahoo Boys In Benin City

ECONOMY-FINANCE

FBI Reveals How Yahoo Boys Now Use Cryptocurrency To Defraud Victims

The United States Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) has uncovered new plots now utilized by fraudsters, popular known as 'yahoo boys,' to defraud victims. In a release, the agency said fraudsters are now persuading individuals to send money to invest or trade in cryptocurrency.

  9 months ago ago
FBI Reveals How Yahoo Boys Now Use Cryptocurrency To Defraud Victims