• Fri. Jun 21st, 2024

EFCC Apprehends 10 Over Internet Fraud In Lagos

Ten people have been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zone, over alleged involvement in internet-related fraud.

The suspects are: Jonathan Daniel Adebayo, Lawal Waidi Seun, Adeosun Joseph, Taiwo Gbemileke, Oseni Omotayo, Emmanuel Fakiyesi, Rasheed Ogunlana, Oladunni Segun, Sowunmi Rotimi and Efetobore Prince Wilfred.

They were arrested on Saturday, January 9, 2021 during an early morning operation in the Alagbado area of Lagos, following credible intelligence received by the Commission about their alleged criminal activities.

Items recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest are cars, mobile phones, laptop computers, passports, a digital video recorder and a chequebook.

According to the Head, Media, Media and Publicity, Lagos zone, Wilson Uwajaren, the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations on the case is completed.

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor is a seasoned journalist and the CEO/Founder Belch Digital Communications, publishers of Hybrid News Nigeria.

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