May 20, 2024

EFCC parades three suspects for selling non-existent land to victim


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Benin Zonal office arrested three suspects on Thursday for allegedly being involved in a land sale scam. 

The suspects are Monday Evboumwan, Adams Edigin, and Charles Amenaghawon.

They allegedly sold a non-existent plot of land for N6 million to an unsuspecting victim.

In a press release signed by Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC Head, Media & Publicity, he said the suspects have made useful statements.

The commission said they would be arraigned in court as soon as investigations were completed.