Three Suspected Yahoo Boys Die In Auto Crash After Celebrating “Breakthrough” in Ekiti
The accident, which involved a Venza Jeep, occurred near the Ikere Garage at Roundabout along Akure road axis of Ikere Ekiti in Ikere Local Government Area of the state.
Three persons, suspected to be internet fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo Boys, on Monday night reportedly died in a lone accident in the Ikere area of Ekiti State.
The accident, which involved a Venza occurred near the Ikere Roundabout along the Akure road in Ikere Local Government Area of the state.
The victims reportedly died on the spot after their vehicle rammed into a Fountain roundabout at the area.
They were said to be celebrating one of their friends who had just bought an exotic car shortly after recording a breakthrough in the Yahoo business.
“The accident took place near Odo Oja at about 11pm to 12pm on monday. One of them bought a 2021Venza.
“They were returning from a joint where they had gone to celebrate the arrival of the vehicle.
“The three of them died on the spot,” a source who claimed to have witnessed the evacuation of the dead bodies, told Globalgistng
The source added that the new vehicle was damaged beyond repair.