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