At least eight suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office, following a tip-off and surveillance carried out around Irewolede, Ilorin, Kwara State.
The suspects, who were rounded up include, Chimezie Paul, 19; Oluwakayode Adebayo, 25; Mustapha Akeem, 19; Ezedigboo Paschal, 19; Mustapha Suleiman, 21; Mohammed Umar Faruk, 25; Abolarin Samuel Sunday, 23, and Anolarin Ridwan Gbolahan, 25.
The commission said it recovered items such as laptop computers and mobile phones from them.
The suspects will soon be charged to court.
Similarly, EFCC Port Harcourt’s Zonal Office, on Wednesday, arrested five suspected internet fraudsters in a sting operation.
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