There is palpable fear in Osogbo funding of Osun State as some suspected internet fraudsters popularly known as ‘Yahoo Yahoo boys’ stormed the streets to protest against alleged arrest by Economic Financial Crime Commission (EFCC).
The Country accumulated EFCC operatives had stormed Adetunji Estate and Hallelujah Estate in Osogbo to detain suspected internet fraudsters on Monday night but youths from the region waylaid them preventing them from allegedly taking away 20 vehicles belonging to the suspects.
The youths along with other suspected fraudsters ceased the operatives from getting from their estates.
It was learnt that the EFCC operatives abandoned the vehicles and ran from the scene.
On Tuesday morning, the suspected net fraudsters stormed Lameco Junction and Dele Yes Sir Junction to make bonfires and mount roadblocks.
The congestion caused significant gridlock in all roads adjoining the junctions.
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