A few weeks ago, many people were stunned by a viral video that captured the moment some “Big boys” in Benin city were throwing wades of cash into the air from the top of their vehicles. Well, a trending new update claims that some of those boys were have been apprehended for internet-related fraud crimes. Yes, the Edo State EFCC office recently arrested some suspected Yahoo boys and recovered several cars from them. Some of these cars included top luxury brands such as Mercedes-Benz, Lexus, Toyota, Range Rover and others.
Laptops, Smartphones, and several expensive cars were recently recovered from some suspected Yahoo boys arrested in Benin
According to media reports, the Benin EFCC Zonal office raided 31 suspected “Yahoo Yahoo boys” on Sunday 12th of September 2021. The arrested suspects were said to have been raided at two different locations in the city of Benin after the anti-graft agency got credible intelligence. Mr Wilson Uwujaren, the spokesperson of EFCC in Edo State said that some of the boys spraying money in the air just a few weeks ago were part of the 31 newly arrested suspects. He further revealed that some of the suspects were actually preparing to repeat the same feat when operatives of the anti-graft agency “Busted” them.
Range Rover, Lexus, Mercedes and many other luxury car brands were recovered from the suspected Yahoo boys arrested in Benin
Going by the records published in media reports, a total of 13 luxury cars were allegedly impounded from the suspected Yahoo boys that were recently arrested in Benin city. Below is a list of the seized vehicles.
- Toyota Camry
- Mercedes-Benz GLK 350
- Range Rover Evoque
- Mercedes-Benz ML350
- Mercedes-Benz C300
- Toyota Venza
- Lexus IS 350
- Lexus RX 350 (3 units)
- Lexus ES 350 (3 units)
Several other items like Laptops, smartphones, Identity cars, and implicating documents were also recovered from the arrested suspects. Meanwhile, if you have never seen Yahoo boys spraying money in the air before; watch this short video below to see one of such bizarre scenarios.
YAHOO BOYS THROWING MONEY IN PUBLIC (This happened in Benin Nigeria)