Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Command have apprehended 20 alleged internet fraudsters.
The EFCC Spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja.
He said the suspects were arrested on September 1, 2023, at Ologolo and Idi–Ishin areas of Ibadan, Oyo State following intelligence on their fraudulent activities.
“The suspects are Mustapha Adeyemi Afeez, Oluyombo Ayomide, Ayanwola Tobi, Oni Joseph Promise, Osifeso Tijesunimi David, Anthony Daniel, OLanrenwaju Adebowale and Ezekiel Olawole Kolawole.
“Others include Abaka Clitus, Adeyinka Ajayi, Gbolahan Ayinde, Abeeb Bidemi, Augustine Okoh, Ayanwonla Olaoluwa, Azeez Olamide, Ayanwola Segun Victor, Onifade Olabisi, Abaka Moses, Aladelusi Temitope Mathew and Abolaji Ajibola.
Items recovered include three Toyota Camry cars, an unregistered gray-coloured Toyota RAV 4, laptop computers, and several mobile phones, among others.
He said that they would be charged to court as soon as the investigation is concluded.