Operatives of EFCC, Benin Zonal Office on Saturday, May 4, 2019, arrested 13 suspected internet fraudsters during an early morning raid at Uromi, Edo State.
The suspects, who are between the ages of 20 to 35, were smoked out from their hideout in a hotel at Uromi.
Upon their arrest, 23 phones and three laptops were recovered from them. Three luxury cars, Lexus R330, C300 4 Matic and GLK 350 4Matic were also recovered from them.
The raid which was sequel to series of intelligence gathering by operatives of the zone, is in line with the directive of the acting EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, to rid the state and indeed the entire country of internet fraud and cybercrime.