‘Yahoo’ boy gets four-month sentence after sharing pornographic pictures online

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An internet fraudster, Oyesanmi Ayomikun Oluwaseun was sentenced to four months in prison after sharing pornographic and indecent images through his email address.

Oyesanmi was arrested by detectives from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) following a complaint from one Micheal Clark, whom he had defrauded of a sum of Five Hundred Dollars.

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Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the Federal High Court, Ibadan judicial division, who declared the verdict after Oyesanmi pleaded guilty to a one-count, amended the charge brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibadan Zonal Office.

According to investigations by EFCC, operatives ruled that Oyesanmi was fond of sending pornographic pictures through his email address to pose to his victims as a woman, with the purpose of extorting money from them.

The judge then sentenced Oyesanmi to four months’ imprisonment with effect from his day of arrest.

By Todimu Ogunade…

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