Yahoo: The EFCC conducts a raid at Akwa-Ibom University and arrests 19 students.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commision, EFCC, has arrested 19 students from Akwa Ibom State University, Mkpat-Enin, for suspected internet-related offences.

The suspects were apprehended on Friday at their private hostels, Obong Abasi Lodge and Mfon Obong Lodge, both in Ikot Akpadem, Akwa Ibom State's Mkpat-Enin Local Government Area.

Some of the suspects were alleged to be involved in romance scams, fraudulent cryptocurrency transactions and impersonation.

A number of laptops and mobile phones were recovered from them.

The Commission added that it will be charging the students to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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