Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has confirmed the arrest of a popular Instagram celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha also known as Mompha.
This was made known through the official Twitter handle of the commission on Tuesday.
Mustapha was said to have been arrested by the anti-graft agency in the Federal Captial Territory, Abuja.
In a statement, the EFCC said Mompha was arrested for his alleged involvement in Internet-related fraud and money laundering.
It said, “The EFCC, Lagos office, has arrested social media celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha popularly known as Mompha, for alleged involvement in Internet-related fraud and money laundering.
“The suspect, a premium and first-class customer of one of the popular international airlines, was arrested on October 18, 2019 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on his way to Dubai, United Arab Emirate, following series of intelligence reports received by the commission.
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