War Against Computer Related Fraud Begins To Yield Results
Uploaded by Adekoya on September 11, 2019
The EFCC and FBI collaborative war against computer related fraud tagged “operation rewired “ is beginning to yield results.
Sixty seven persons alleged to have been involved in computer related crimes have been arrested and items recovered from them include one hundred and sixty nine thousand, eight hundred and fifty US dollars as well as ninety two million Naira.
The joint operations also led to the recovery of four exotic cars, plots of land in choice areas in Lagos and a property in Abuja.
EFCC Director of Operations , Mr. Mohammed ABBA who made this know in Lagos said that the international model operation was designed to intercept and interrupt the global network of internet fraudsters.
Mr. Abba said that the Commission would continue to partner with the FBI and other international law enforcement agencies in the area of exchange of information and actionable intelligence.
Correspondent Niran Odufayo reports that before now, the EFCC has done much in curbing cyber crimes.