See Three Nigerians Declared Wanted By Singapore Over Cybercrime
Three Nigerians declared wanted by Singapore Interpol have been arrested by the cybercrime unit of the police. in Lagos.
One of them was found with 50,000 email addresses of people being targeted for business email compromise.
The Nigerians were identified as 32 year-old Onwuka Emmanuel Chidiebere a.k.a Ceeceeboss TMT, 34 year-old Ikechukwu Ohanedozie a.k.a Dozzy and 35 year-old Onuegwu Ifeanyi a.k.a SSGToolz.
According to a profiling of the suspects released by the police on Thursday, Chidiebere resides at Lekki, Lagos State.
Ohanedozie is native of Aro-Ikpa in Abia State, while Ifeanyi resides at Prof’s Avenue, Umudagu, Mbieri, Mba-itolu LGA, Imo State.
DCP Frank Mba, the police spokesman, said the three suspects were arrested following Intelligence report received from INTERPOL Cybercrime Directorate in Singapore.
The Interpol unit accused the Nigerian suspects of being the masterminds of engaging in global attacks engaging in mass email phishing campaigns and distribution of malwares aimed at stealing authentication data from browsers and email headers.
“Findings so far reveal that of the three suspects, Onuegwu Ifeanyi a.k.a SSGToolz specializes in creating, designing, selling of phishing links and hosting malwares on website used by the gang for phishing and hacking purposes.
“He collects charges running into several millions of naira from other fraudsters he mentors and improves their phishing capabilities.