EFCC arrests 5 internet fraud suspects in Ilorin

The Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested persons over alleged case of internet fraud and other fraud related offences.

The suspects are Stephen Odanye, Abolarin Kayode, Babatunde Muhammad, Adepoju Tomiwa and Akinbamidele Femi.

They were arrested in different locations within Ilorin metropolis following intelligence reports gathered by the anti-graft commission.

It was discovered that the suspects use their phones and laptop computers to communicate with their victims who are majorly foreigners in order to defraud.

Investigations by the operatives of the commission revealed that the suspects benefited several foreign currencies deposited into their accounts by their victims.

Items recovered from them include phones, cars, documents containing false information among others.

The suspects will soon be charged to court.

Download Daily Trust News App

Get it on Google Play
Share this article

Join us on

Join our whatsapp group here for Breaking News, Exclusives , others

Complain about a story or Report an error and/or correction: +2348189301900 (Whatsapp and SMS only) Email:

DISCLAIMER: Comments on this thread are that of the maker and they do not necessarily reflect the organizations stand or views on issues.