The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC), Ilorin Zonal Workplace has arrested seven individuals for offences bordering on web fraud and different fraud associated offences.
The primary 4 among the many suspects, particularly: Kayode Obanewo a.ok.a Samantha James, Muhammed Ademola a.ka Catherine Smith, Yusuf Rasheed a.ok.a Rebecca Moore and Apata Oluwakayode a.ok.a Hanna Cole, had been arrested on June 11, 2019 at Mandate Property Section 2, behind Irewolede space of Ilorin following intelligence reviews.
Obanewo, throughout interr.tion from officers of the Fee, admitted the fee of the crime.
In response to him, “I was arrested on the 11th of June 2019 at Mandate Estate Phase 2, but before the day of my arrest, I met a friend who introduced me to internet fraud. He gave me a laptop which was the reason behind my arrest. I saw one email address on the laptop and started using it to chat with some people at night when I come back from work,” he mentioned.
The Fee additionally arrested three different individuals for related offences in Agric Property, Ilorin.
They’re Olorunwa Okikiola, Olurunfemi Olamide and Ogungbemi Sogo.
Objects recovered from the suspects embody, laptops, telephones and sim .ing cards of various community suppliers, amongst others.
The suspects will quickly be charged to courtroom.
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