EFCC arrests IT expert, six other internet fraudsters | Dailytrust

EFCC arrests IT expert, six other internet fraudsters

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office on Wednesday arrested a 31-year-old Lateef Adewale Adeyemi who works with a private IT firm in Osogbo over internet fraud.

The other suspects arrested were Saheed Olatunji, Bandele Olarewaju John, Yusuf Akinkunmi Azeez, Fuja Quoreeb Oluwadamilare, Odueso Oluwole Ezekiel and Akinade Teslim.

They were arrested at Main Stay Hotel, Akala Express area of Ibadan, Oyo State.

The operation followed series of intelligence reports linking them with alleged fraudulent activities ranging from love scam on numerous dating sites, obtaining money by false pretences and other fraudulent acts still being investigated.

One car, phones, laptops, several incriminating documents were recovered from the suspects.