At least 45 suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by operatives of the Ibadan Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, May 24, 2023.
The suspects were arrested in Ogun State and exotic cars and other materials recovered from them.
The cybercriminals were arrested in Ijebu-Ode area following intelligence on their alleged fraudulent internet-related activities.
The fraudsters are Ogundiya Alex Olusegun, Ogunnusi Oluwaseunfunmi Akorede, Idor Ndubuisi Samuel, Bakare Idowu Ayomide, Oduntan Durojaiye Oluwaseun, Nurudeen Olalekan Quam, Bakare Taiwo Adewale, Aiyeloja Ridwan Oluwatobi, Bakare Kehinde Ademola, Musa Saheed Oladipupo, Idor Uchenna Joseph, Akerele Ayobami Emmanuel, Olanrewaju Olaitan Adisa Quadri, Adebanjo Oluwafemi Samuel, Bashir Abdulrahaman Adedayo, Alaran Boluwatife, Lasisi Damilola Opeyemi, Fisayo Akinkunade Folarin, Ayomikun Taiwo Odude, Oladejo Oluwatobiloba Joseph, Kuku Akeem Olabanji, Jaiyesimi Matthew Oluwatimilehin, Odude Kehinde Ayomipo, Arode Opeyemi Amos, Lawal Moruf Omobowale, Abulele Endurance Ogbemudia and Olajide Fredrick Ogundiya.
Others are: Owolabi Imoleayo Sodiq, Samod Tijani Owolabi, Abulele Joshua Osas, Agbolade Mayowa Oluwafemi, Olusoga Ridwan Oluwatobi, Fetuga Olajide Abiodun, Agbolade Bukola, Odude Ayomide Micheal, Adesanya Olamilekan, Badaru Damilare Micheal, Bashir Sodiq Omobolaji, Akinyemi Opeyemi Paul, Ali Abdullahi Oluwaseyi, Adefolarin Olamilekan Sunday, Moshood Habeeb Mayowa, Bamidele Azeez Oluwaseun, John Chukebuka Daniel and Asekoni Tolulope Adedoyin.
Items recovered include sixteen (16) exotic cars, several mobile phones, laptops and hi watches, among others.
They will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.