The police at Baatsona have rescued some 10 Nigerian nationals from their traffickers in Accra, following a profitable tip-off.
According to data from the Baatsona Police, the lads had been rescued on the Coastal Estates down on the Spintex highway.
The police assertion stated that they acquired an “SOS call on July 6, 2021, at about 4: 00 pm, indicating that someone needed help from a house at Coastal Estate down.
“Police adopted up on the data on the scene and found that one Amas Ekhosuehi aged 24, a Nigerian and his 5 accomplices( additionally Nigerians) had lured ten (10) Nigerian younger males into Ghana by means of the closed borders into participating them in cyber fraud actions,” the statement said.
The statement added, “The younger males, who appeared pale and malnourished, had a number of marks of assault on their again. The victims claimed they had been lured in batches to Ghana to hunt greener pastures. However, they had been camped in a home and prevented from going out however bodily abused every time they requested for meals or did not defraud unsuspecting victims to ship cash.”
The assertion gave the names of the suspects as Apostle Sunday, 27, from Akwa Ibom State, Monday Echeh, 25, from Edo State, Aboki O.C, 21, from Edo State, Patrick Odez, 26, from Cross River State, and Henry Ochuko, 26, from Edo State.
As a part of the arrest, the police additionally retrieved 14 Laptops from the home, the assertion stated.
In the meantime, the suspects are in custody and are being processed for courtroom as quickly as doable.