EFCC arrests 16 suspected internet fraudsters in Lagos, Ogun

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested suspected internet fraudsters.

They were nabbed in Ota, Ogun State, and Victoria Island, Lagos.

EFCC spokesman, Dele Oyewale, said this in a statement on Wednesday.

Those apprehended in Ogun were Adeshina Michael, Ayeni Emiloju, Odenigbo Anthony, Afolabi Gbenga and Oyibogbola David Seun.

In Lagos, Onothebor Edmond, Suuru Blessing, Ifedapo Opeyemi, Samson Samuel, Oguntade Idowu, Emmanuel Akinyemi were nabbed.“>

Others included Seyi Kazee, Sulaiman Toheed, Oduwale Oluwasesan, Adewoye Oluwasesan and Alex Abiodun.

EFCC said their arrest “followed intelligence received about their alleged involvement in internet fraud.”

Items recovered from them include different brands of cars allegedly acquired from the proceeds of fraudulent activities.

Oyewale added that they would be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.


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  1. That’s good to hear thanks for the update they should investigate the matter properly to fish out the culprit

  2. Hmmmmm…we are just hearing about these ones,what about those who are ruining this country for us? Stealing and looting our money out,what have they gat to say about that? Even those ones that are both in the national assembly and house of rep.everyone of them are the biggest thieves

  3. This is the only department I see this buhari Regine working…rooting out corruption