Efcc arrest popular Nigerian comedian for allge internet fraud.

Efcc arrest popular Nigerian comedian for allge internet fraud.

Popular Instagram comedian, Nwagbo Oliver Chidera, popularly known as Pankeeroy, has been arrested and paraded by operatives of the Lagos State zonal office, of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCCC), over alleged internet fraud involving Bitcoin.

The popular Instagram comedian and social media influencer, Pankeeroy, was arrested on Wednesday 21st of April, 2021, at his house in James Court, Lekki, Lagos, following confirmed intelligence report received by operatives of the Lagos State zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) .

Pankeeroy was paraded on Thursday 22nd of April, 2021, alongside 34 fellow Internet fraudsters, arrested in Lagos Island.

After Pankeeroy was arrested and investigated, EFFC got to know that the popular Instagram comedian, claimed to have gone into Bitcoin scam, after presenting himself as a vendor who redeems Bitcoin vouchers using the platform named bitcoincoretrading.com, to defraud his unsuspected victims.

During the raid at his Lekki residence by operatives of EFCC, the special anticrime commission recovered a Mercedes Benz AMG GLF model worth 36 Million Naira, 22,300,000 Naira worth of Bitcoin in his Block Chain account, Iphones, Laptop Computers, and Macbook devices.

This information was gotten from the official Instagram handle of EFCC "officialefcc"

Recall that Pankeeroy posted a funny video skit about a crypto currency trading platform named Jtechtrade, on Friday 16th of April, 2021.