EFCC to Landlords: Rent Your House to ‘Yahoo Boys’ Bag 15 Years in Prison
By Alabidun Shuaib AbdulRahman
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is getting ready to start bringing legal action against landlords who rent out apartments to internet fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo Boys.
According to the EFCC, homeowners convicted of housing Yahoo Boys face a 15-year prison sentence.
The anti-graft agency announced this on its official Instagram page while inviting the public to a town hall meeting on June 29, 2022, with the theme “Landlord: Give Your House to Yahoo Boys, Spend 15 Years in Jail.”
It wrote; ”Okay now! What a juicy topic! E go sweet wella! Landlord way yaho-boy dey stay for him house, my people, na 15 years imprisonment for the landlord o! E don set!
”The #EFCC is pleased to invite the general public to the tenth edition of #EFCCConnect an open forum with members of the public as we discuss, “Landlord: Give Your House to Yahoo Boys, Spend 15 Years in Jail”.
Date: June 29, 2022 (Tomorrow) Venue: Twitter Spaces @OfficialEFCC Time: 6pm Invite the landlords you know! Make we yan!”