Convicted Abeokuta Yahoo Boys to Refund $ 6,100 to Victims
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office on Tuesday March 2, 2021 secured the conviction of four internet fraudstersbefore Justice Mohammed Abubakar of a Federal High Court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State.
The quartet are Olawale Ibrahim Damilare, Goodluck Sambo Olatayo, Mathew Anuoluwapo Awoniyi and Samson Olawale Ayomide.
They pleaded guilty to one-count amended charge of fraudulent Impersonation. The offence is contrary to Section 22 (2) (b) 1 and punishable under Section 22 (2)(b) of Cybercrimes (Prohibition, Prevention, Etc) Act 2015.
In view of their ‘guilty’ plea, the prosecution counsel,… Mehr
Source: EFCC News