EFCC Arrest Mompha and Bobrisky reacts.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has confirmed the arrest of a popular Instagram celebrity, Mompha.

However, the news of Mompha’s arrest was made known to the public by the EFCC on their official Twitter handle.

EFCC arrested Mompha in the Federal Captial Territory, Abuja.

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In a statement, the EFCC said Mompha’s arrest was for his alleged involvement in Internet-related fraud and money laundering.

Mompha’s arrest was on his way to Dubai, the United Arab Emirates at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport,

Abuja, following series of intelligence reports received by the commission.

Mompha, who allegedly commits his fraudulent activities under the pretense of being a Bureau de Change operator.

The suspect has volunteered useful information to the operatives and has admitted being reasonably involved in two of the cases he was accused of.

Nigeria’s head of Interpol, Umar Garba, said that he’s aware of the arrest and all inquiries should be directed to the EFCC, who is the primary law enforcement institution in charge of the investigation.

According to EFCC, Mompha will be charged to court as soon as investigation is concluded.

Bobrisky reacts to Mompha arrest by the EFCC 

Idris Okuneye, also known as ‘Bobrisky‘ has taken to her Instagram page to react following EFCC confirmation that it has arrested popular Instagram big boy, Mompha, over alleged fraudulent transactions.

Bobrisky in his reaction said he finds it very hard to believe the news simply because he still spoke with the Dubai based big boy a few days ago.


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