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Instagram Influencer, Pankeeroy Arrested For Internet Fraud By the EFCC

Instagram Influencer, Pankeeroy Arrested For Internet Fraud By the EFCC

Instagram Influencer, Pankeeroy Arrested For Internet Fraud By the EFCC

  • Popular Instagram comedian, Pankeeroy has been arrested by the EFCC for his involvement in cybercrime

  • The skit maker was arrested on the 21st of April and paraded alongside 34 other suspects

  • A Mercedes Benz AMG GLE model worth 36 million naira was found in his possession alongside N22.3 million worth of Bitcoin

Instagram comedian, Nwagbo Oliver Chidera, popularly known as Pankeeroy has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for his alleged involvement in cybercrime.

Pankeeroy

Pankee was arrested alongside 34 others according to information disclosed by the EFCC on Wednesday.

According to the EFCC, Chidera indulged in a Bitcoin scam after a battle with depression.

The comedian allegedly presented himself to people as a vendor who redeems Bitcoin vouchers on crypto exchange platforms.

Upon the comedian’s arrest, Bitcoin worth N22.3 million was found in his possession alongside a Mercedes Benz AMG GLE worth N36 million.

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Various exotic cars, laptops, and mobile devices were also found in the possession of the other alleged yahoo boys.

Pankeeroy is best known for making skits for his Instagram audience, alongside Influencer, Sydney talker.

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