A Yahoo-Yahoo Academy in Akwa-Ibom state was bursted during a joint operation between operatives of the EFCC, Uyo Zonal office and the Commission’s operatives from Abuja in the early hours of Thursday, November 28th.
About 23 suspects including the operators and the trainees were arrested during the raid of the Yahoo-Yahoo academy by EFCC on Essien Essien Street, Ikot Ibiok village in Eket Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.
The suspects were between the ages of 19 and 35. The academy is used solely for the the training of youngsters in various aspects of cyber criminality such as Love Scam, Online Trading Scam, Theft Identity etc.
The suspects have confessed that they were undergoing training in various aspects of cyber criminality.