22 suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested in Owerri by operatives of the Uyo zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC).
The ages of the all-male suspects ranges between 20 and 41.
Several cars and gadgets were recovered from them during the arrest.
15 laptops and 20 sophisticated mobile phones were also recovered from them.
The suspects are:
Chinonso Anozie Frank, Ogadibo Victor Chikeluba, Clinton Njoku Onyekachi, Okoro Edwin Chigozie, Anozie Chibuzor Harold, Anyaeriuba Canice, Ogbuehi Anderson, Okere Nonye, Njoku Paul Chibuike, Ndalaka Felix Chukwuebuka and Anele Chibuike Timothy.
Chidi Kalu, Uparai Daniel; Ubochi Christian Ikechukwu; Udoka Obi; Chiagozie Morris Obiano; Moses Akaedite, Henry Princewill Chisom, Prince Ibe, Ugwuegbu Fredrick Ekenna, William Peter Obinna and Udoka Ihiekwe Kelechi.
The suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.