Seven suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Friday, February 5, 2021.
WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that the suspects identified as Sodiq Oluwasegun, Opeyemi Jamiu, Babatunde Damilare, Adisa Babatunde, Abayomi Taofeek, Oluyemi Kayode, and Ambrose Timothy were arrested at their hideout in Wisdom Estate, Akobo area of Ibadan.
It was also learnt that the suspects who are seven in number are between the ages of 17 and 29 years.
According to the agency, they carried out the arrest this morning following a series of intelligence on the alleged criminal activities of the syndicate.
Items recovered from them include a Lexus RX350 SUV, laptops, different models of expensive iPhones, and several documents containing false pretenses.
EFCC further stated that the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.