The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, Ibadan Zonal Command, on Monday, introduced the arrest of 47 suspected web fraudsters in each the Ekiti and Oyo States, respectively.
The suspects have been arrested on June 23, 2023, at Ikere Street and Iworoko areas of Ado-Ekiti in Ekiti State following intelligence on their alleged cyber fraud actions within the state.
The suspects have been Adeyemi Adeniran; Ajaye Damilare; Nwaji Mathew; Jegede Victor; Oyetunji Wole; Damilola Ayomide; Ajayi Ayomide; Babajide Victor; Balogun Akinwale; Obie Onatakaroma; Olonitola Olamilekan; Ajewole Kayode; Aina Emmanuel; Adebayo Oluwadamilare; Omowaye Olamilekan; Oyewale Oyomilekan; Arowolo Reward; Shotonwa Omotoyosi; Ochochie Ochola; Ojo David; Onile Raphael and Abiodun Opeyemi.
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Others included Adebayo Musbau; Oyebade Olamide; Egunjobi Gbenga; Oladokun Adekola; Adesola Adebowale; Edamisan Olakunle; Adesola Babatunde; Oyewole David; Lawal Moses; Adeleke Samson; Oladiti Akanji; Ajayi Temitayo; Adeyemi Adeboye; Ernest Temitope; Atoun Timilehin; Olorunyomi Ayo; Babatunde Babalola; Yusuf Olaoluwatobi; Falaye Temitope; Ilesanmi Ayomide; Badmus Omobolaji; Komolafe Feranmi; Babajide Victor; Adamolekun and Oshatimi Omoniyi.
In a associated growth, the Oyo State Police command has arrested and handed over two cybercrime suspects, Emiola Usman and Kamorudeen Quayum, to the Ibadan zonal command of the EFCC, for additional investigation.
Gadgets recovered from the suspects included 15 unique vehicles, 16 laptops, 77 cell phones and different incriminating paperwork, amongst others.
They are going to be charged in court docket instantly after the investigations.
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