33 suspected Internet fraudsters arrested in Abeokuta ― EFCC

EFCC arrests 33 suspected Internet fraudsters in Abeokuta

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Office, has arrested 33 suspected Internet fraudsters in Abeokuta, Ogun.

This is contained in a statement signed by the EFCC spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, and made available to newsmen on Thursday in Ibadan.

RELATED:  Dangote, BUA to employ Kwankwaso foreign scholarship beneficiaries

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) quoted the spokesman as saying that the suspects were arrested by the operatives of EFCC on Tuesday at Adigbe, Oloke, Ibara Housing Estate Extension, and Idi Ori areas of Abeokuta.

He said that the arrest, followed actionable intelligence earlier received on their alleged criminal activities of the suspects.

RELATED:  NOUN gets new study centre in Anambra

READ ALSO: Lagos generates 14,000 metric tonnes waste daily — Commissioner

Uwujaren said that items recovered from the suspects include: 18 cars, mobile phones, laptops, and several other incriminating documents.

RELATED:  Ondo APC not in crisis or factionalised over membership registration

He said that the suspects would be arraigned in court as soon as investigations are concluded.

Vanguard News Nigeria

The post 33 suspected Internet fraudsters arrested in Abeokuta ― EFCC appeared first on Vanguard News.


Receive Updates

No spam guarantee.

I agree to have my personal information transfered to GetResponse ( more information )