Kano zone of the EFCC arrested 173 suspects for various crimes between January and April.
Head of the zone, Mr Mualledi Farouk-Dogondaji, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Saturday that those in the net allegedly involved themselves in money laundering or cybercrimes.
Other suspects, he said, were allegedly involved either in Advanced Fee Fraud (419), Ponzi scheme, and bank or procurement fraud.
Farouk-Dogondaji said the call became necessary considering the fact that the Commission conducted its investigations, based on intelligence reports and petitions received from groups and individuals. (NAN)