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Ritual? Suspected Yahoo boys seen throwing bundles on money into dirty river as they make prayers and wash their faces (Video)

A video making rounds online captured moment some group of boys suspected to be yahoo boys (internet fraudsters) were seeing throwing bundles of money into a dirty river as they made a prayer. The unidentified young men could be seen chanting and spraying cash while taking turns to wash their faces with the water. Watch […]

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As ona dy kill Yahoo boys, make ona no mistakenly kill soldier wey dy do Yahoo because we dy do am – Soldier warns SARS (Video)

A Nigerian soldier has left many in shock after making a video of himself warning SARS officers who kills Yahoo boys as he confirms soldiers are also into the illegal money business. The Soldier who looked feed up with the way Yahoo boys are being killed couldn’t hold back what one would have thought to […]

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‘Yahoo Boys’ have become role models in Nigerian society – Diezani Alison-Madueke

Former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, says societal values have disintegrated to the extent that online fraudsters otherwise known as ‘Yahoo boys’ have become role models in Nigerian society. Diezani said this while delivering a lecture at a virtual event which was also attended by her former boss, ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Friday. Speaking […]

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I was detained for 14 hours at New York airport because I carried a Nigerian passport – Williams Uchemba cries out over the bad effect of Yahoo boys on Nigerians (Video)

In a video posted on Instagram, the famous Nigerian actor and activist was seen lamenting how some fraudulent Nigerians have ruined the reputations of other Nigerians traveling abroad and those in diaspora. Aside acting, William’s Uchemba is also a philanthropist and a humanitarian who have on many occasion transformed the lives of poor and less […]

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Yahoo Boys’ girlfriends should also be arrested” – Etinosa Idemudia

Nollywood actress, Etinosa Idemudia has ruffled up a sect of Nigerian girls known for dating internet scammers loosely known as Yahoo Boys. The controversial actress took to her Instagram page to call for the spouses of yahoo boys to be arrested alongside them. Etinosa buttressed that they are accomplices to the dastardly act and as such should […]

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‘Your forefathers did 419 secretly without showing off’, Paul Okoye slams yahoo boys who are ‘loud’ on social media

Paul Okoye has taken a swipe at internet fraudsters that like to show off online. In a post shared to his Instagram page, he criticized people who were involved in internet fraud and still loud about it online. The singer said their forefathers engaged in fraud but they did it “codedly, silently” and with “no […]

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EFCC arrest 37 Yahoo boys in Imo state

The Economic Financial Crime Commission has arrested 37 Yahoo boys in Imo state. The arrest followed a raid on some targeted residences in Okwu Urata, Aladinma and Egbu areas. The Commission’s action followed intelligence report which pointed that the suspects were living lavish lifestyles without any known means of livelihood, alleging further that they specialize […]

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COVID-19: Buhari should stop Arresting Yahoo boys, there is hunger everywhere – Timi Frank

A former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has said that Buhari Govt should stop arresting Yahoo boy following the Hunger in Nigeria amid Coronavirus Pandemic. On his Twitter Handle, He wrote: “This Government under Buhari should quit arresting Yahoo Boys, they’re the bigger Yahoo Boys. The lies […]