Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Command have arrested twenty (20) alleged internet fraudsters.
The commission stated this in a statement on Tuesday, September 5, 2023.
Following intelligence on the fraudulent activities of the suspects, the operatives arrested them on September 1, 2023, at Ologolo and Idi–Ishin areas of Ibadan, Oyo State.
The suspects were Mustapha Adeyemi Afeez, Oluyombo Tunde Ayomide, Ayanwola Tobi, Oni Joseph Promise, Osifeso Tijesunimi David, Anthony Lucky Daniel, OLanrenwaju Selim Adebowale and Ezekiel Olawole Kolawole.
Others included Abaka Clitus, Adeyinka Wande Ajayi, Gbolahan Lanre Ayinde, Abeeb Rilwan Bidemi, Augustine Okoh, Ayanwonla Omotayo Olaoluwa, Azeez Ibrahim Olamide, Ayanwola Segun Victor, Onifade Ridwan Olabisi, Abaka Moses, Aladelusi Adeyinka Temitope Mathew and Abolaji Muiz Ajibola.
Several items recovered from them including three Toyota Camry cars, unregistered grey-coloured Toyota RAV 4, laptop computers, and several mobile phones, among others.
“They will be charged to court as soon as the investigation is concluded,” said EFCC.