Police arrest, parade 24 cybercrime suspects 

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**3 brothers arrested for running fake Frank Mba Foundation Facebook and Bank Accounts

Online Dating Scam: Police arrest, parade 24 Cybercrime suspects 

By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested twenty-four (24) suspects comprising twenty-three (23) male and one (1) female for cybercrime and other related offences.

The suspects were arrested for their involvement and indictment in cases of romance and online dating scams, generating and deployment of fake bank alerts, hacking and fraudulent wire transfers, cyberstalking and impersonation of high-profile personalities in Nigeria and across the world.

Exhibits recovered from the suspects include: 11 Laptop Computers, 37 Mobile Phones, 11 SIM cards of different telecoms networks, 5 International passports, 12 ATM Cards, Fake US Dollar notes and Quantities of dry leaves suspected to be Marijuana

Notable amongst the cases is the arrest of three brothers – Emmanuel Ushie – 23yrs; Henry Ushie – 30 years old and a graduate of Statistics from Anambra…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper