The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) has arrested 22 alleged web fraudsters in Imo State.
Their ages vary between 20 and 41.
EFCC spokesman, Dele Oyewale, introduced the raid in a press release on Wednesday.
He mentioned the suspects have been nabbed at ‘Sight and Companies’ inside “World Financial institution’ in Ugwuma city and ‘Street Security’ by Toronto highway, Egbu in Owerri.
In custody have been Chinonso Anozie Frank, Ogadibo Victor Chikeluba, Clinton Njoku Onyekachi, Okoro Edwin Chigozie, Anozie Chibuzor Harold, Anyaeriuba Canice and Ogbuehi Anderson.
Others included Okere Nonye, Njoku Paul Chibuike, Ndalaka Felix Chukwuebuka, Anele Chibuike Timothy, Chidi Kalu, Uparai Daniel and Ubochi Christian Ikechukwu.
The remainder have been Udoka Obi, Chiagozie Morris Obiano, Moses Akaedite, Henry Princewill Chisom, Prince Ibe, Ugwuegbu Fredrick Ekenna, William Peter Obinna and Udoka Ihiekwe Kelechi.
Operative made seizures together with a black Lexus E5 330, a silver-coloured Toyota Corolla LE, a silver-coloured Toyota Camry and a blue Toyota Corolla LE.
Additionally impounded are a silver-coloured Lexus E5, a black Toyota Venza, and a grey-coloured Mercedes ML350 SUV and a silver-coloured Toyota Highlander SUV.
A complete of 15 laptops and 20 subtle cellphones have been additionally seized.
Oyewale added that the suspects might be charged to courtroom as quickly as investigations are concluded.