Internet Fraudster Kills Girlfriend Over Refusal To Release ‘Business’ Proceeds


Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested an internet fraudster, notoriously called ‘Yahoo Boy’, who killed his undergraduate girlfriend, Idowu Buhari, over the deceased’s alleged refusal to relinquish the money realised from one of his fraudulent businesses, which was paid into her bank account.

The 27-year-old suspect, Obeta John, allegedly beat Idowu, an HND 1 Mass Communications student of the Gateway Polytechnic, Saapade in Remo North local government area of the State, to stupor and hit her head against the wall, which made her to bleed to death.

Obeta was, however, arrested by police operatives from the Ode-Remo Divisional Headquarters, who responded to distress calls put across to the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), CSP Fasogbon Olayemi, who led a team to the scene at Eredu Ishara Quarters of Ode-Remo.

The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident to journalists on Wednesday in Abeokuta, the State capital, said the Police…

Source: Leadership Newspaper