*recovers mobile phones, laptops, two motor-bikes, one i-watch, video games and jewelry
By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
Twenty nine suspected internet fraudsters are now in the custody of the Ibadan Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC).
According to EFCC, the suspects were arrested on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 in a sting operation at Omi-Adio area of Ibadan, Oyo State.
The anti graft Commission in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan listed the arrested suspects as Abdullahi Kehinde Tawab, Ayomide Alase Abiodun, Hassan Larla Olamilekan, Makinde Adebowale Saheed, Tofunmi Oyebade Segun, Rotimi Gbadamosi Ayomide, Igbamidun Joshua Olamiposi, Gbadamosi Samson Tobiloba, Qodir Ayoola Babalola, Frank Obi Ogechukwu, Olawale Abowaba Joshua, Dauda Kareem Oladayo, Hammed Dauda Akanji, Yusuf Akorede Abiodun and Haruna Adedoyin Kayode.
EFCC identified others as Yusuf Lawale Raji, Adejare Ayuba Olamide, Owolabi Gbadamosi Moses, Victor Salami Gbenga, Abdullahi Teslim Taiwo, Oluwaseun Abowaba Samuel, Alase Ayodele Philip, Oduola Kunmi Ireola, Ajayi Olumide Olamilekan, Opeyemi Samuel Enitan, Yusuf Ayobami Qudus, Atanda Jamiu Olamide, Ibrahim Bashit Alade and Ilori Peter Oladapo.
It stressed that items recovered from the suspects include mobile phones, laptops, two motor-bikes, one i-watch, video games and jewelry and that they will be charged to court as soon as the investigations are concluded.