DCI Officers Nab 11 Suspects Connected With Illegal Sim Card Registration


Officers from the Directorate of criminal investigations (DCI) last night arrested eleven suspects connected to the unlawful registration of sim cards.

The officers confiscated two laptops and approximately 15000 assorted  sim cards. They also confiscated four agent lines, two Safaricom registration books, one Airtel registration book, one agent number, assorted ATMs and assorted cell phones.

Read:Three More SIM Swap Scammers Arrested As Crackdown Intensifies

The DCI have started an operation on sim card fraudsters in a bid to reduce the number of innocent Kenyans who get duped and also to reduce the numbers of illegally registered sim cards that are usually used by robbers.

The eleven suspects will be arraigned in court on Monday.

Kenyans on twitter have lauded the efforts by officers from the DCI saying that the institution had gotten stronger under the leadership of George Kinoti.

Here are some of the reactions:

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Written by Merxcine Cush


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