EFCC RAIDS BIRTHDAY PARTY IN ABUJA, ARRESTS 14 ALLEGED SCAMMERS

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja

the Abuja Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested one Kingsley Achor and 13 others for alleged involvement in Internet-related fraud and other cybercrimes.

The suspects were picked up while having a lavish birthday party on Saturday.

The raid by the operatives of the Advance Fee Fraud Section of the EFCC was carried out around 9pm at the Jimmy Land Hotels situated on the Abacha Road, Mararaba, on the outskirts of Abuja, following credible intelligence reports.

The commission, in a post on its Twitter handle on Tuesday, said the suspects were rounded up while they were having a lavish birthday party in honour of Achor, who allegedly engage in romance scam.

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