The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office, on Monday, January 25, 2021, arrested 13 suspected internet fraudsters in Oyo State’s capital city in Ibadan.
Their arrest according to EFCC was triggered by intelligence reports detailing the alleged involvement in internet fraud and other related offences.
EFCC made this public through her verified Twitter handle on Tuesday with pictures of the suspects accompanying the tweet. While noting that the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.
The suspects as listed by the crime commission are Kayode Adeoye, Ogunleye Yemi, Adio Taheed, Olaniyi Joshua, AbdulAfeez Kehinde, Bakare Omolayo, Adesuntola Adebayo, Ridwan Gbolahan, Abdulfatai Waliu, Olayiwola Olamilekan, Raji Wasiu, Olawale Ibrahim and Tajudeen Mojeed.
EFCC also reported that four cars, phones, laptops and other incriminating documents used in perpetrating the crime were found with them.