Calabar arrests include a movie producer and 19 others.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained Emmanuel Eneji, a 23-year-old movie producer, and nineteen others in Calabar, Cross Rivers State, for alleged online fraud.
Okonkwo Chukwudi Charles, Obua Akwo Promise, Angba Murphy, Adie Stephen, Success Otu Edem, Asukwo Emmanuel, Godspower Akwo, Anibiet Nna, Jesam Akpama, and Dennis Jerry are among the nineteen suspects, whose ages vary from 19 to 36, according to an EFCC statement.
Princewill Sunny, Godbless Olulu, Charles Onwuneme, David Njoku, Victor Francis, Goodluck Alabo, Happiness Otu, Nwadike Kelechi, and Obasi Ugochukwu are among the other participants.
The suspects were apprehended in various parts of the state capital, including Ekorimim, Ifete Junction, Parliamentary Car Park, and Behind Zone 6 by Monty Suit.
Their arrest was made possible by genuine intelligence about their criminal operations.
One unmarked black Toyota Corolla automobile, one red Toyota Avalon with registration number CHR 56 AF, numerous advanced mobile phones, computers, one WiFi Router, one Modulator-demodulator, and flash drives were confiscated from the suspects.
As soon as the Commission’s investigation is completed, the suspects will be charged in court.