The Ibadan zonal command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arrested 22 suspected internet fraudsters popularly called Yahoo boys.
The suspects were Akintunde Ibrahim Olajide, Yusuf Taiye Afeez, Jimoh Idris Okikiola, Adeyemo Wariz Adegoke, Ademola Olalekan Saheed, Anif Abayomi Busayo, Oriade Sunday Oluwatobi, Ajadi Opeyemi Damilola, Peter Akanji Blessing, Olaoluwa Felix Oguniran, Agbei Shola Peter, Toheeb Adeagbo Tola, Ajayi Akinyinka Umar.
Others included Ibrahim Opeyemi Ishola, Samson Shonubi Oluwafemi, Oki Kayode Oluwadunsi, Durosamo Temitope Dickson, Akinremi Ridwan Abiodun, Ahmed Ogunyele and Olawore Ridwan Olalekan. The zonal spokesman, Tokunbo Odebiyi, they were arrested during an operation at their hideout in Ogbomoso, Oyo State.
He said at the point of their arrest, five cars, several mobile phones, laptops and other incriminating documents were recovered from them.
Twenty of the 22 suspects have been indicted by the investigation. They would be charged to court as soon as the investigation is concluded.