EFCC Secures Conviction Of Nine Yahoo Boys

mr coded July 22, 2019

EFCC Secures Conviction Of Nine Yahoo Boys

[quote author=Mrsoundoro post=80529321]The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on July 22, 2019 secured the conviction of nine internet fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo Boys before Justice Muawiyah Baba Idris of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Nyanya. The convicts are: Chinaka Chijioke a serving member of National Youth Corps Service, NYSC; Tunde Azeez, Okeke Dinnie, Iboy Kelly, Ejechi Clarence, Ogagaoghene Favour, Elvis Albert, Ojike Peace and Kelvin Audu. The internet fraudsters were arraigned and convicted on separate and different count charges that included cheating, impersonation and obtaining by false pretence, which are offences that run contrary to Sections 321, 320(a) and Section 95 and 322 of the Panel Code Law of Northern Nigeria 1990 and punishable under Section 324 of the same Law. The nine accused persons, pleaded guilty to the different charges against them. Following their plea, the prosecution counsel informed the court that there was a […]

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Governors Layemi, Makinde, Sanwo-Olu At Funke Olakunrin’s Burial

mr coded July 22, 2019

Governors Layemi, Makinde, Sanwo-Olu At Funke Olakunrin’s Burial

Governors Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos, Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, and Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo, have attended the burial of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of the leader of Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, Igbere TV reports. Mrs Olakunrin was buried on Monday at the cemetery of St. David’s Cathedral Anglican Church, Akure, Ondo State. She was killed by an armed gang on July 12 along Benin-Ore expressway. Also at the burial were former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode; former Ondo State governor, Olusegun Mimiko; Senator Iyiola Omisore; and former minister of communications, Omobola Johnson. Akeredolu, on behalf of other South-West governors, said they were bent on facing security challenges in the region head-on. “It is a serious security challenge but we are prepared to face the challenge, don’t doubt it. “Something drastic and urgent has to be done and we are determined […]

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