The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan zonal
office, on Friday captured 10 presumed web fraudsters at Olugun Oluhehu and Elebu territories of Ibadan, Oyo State.
Sovereign Tayo Rotimi, Omotomo Oluwarotimi, Abdulakeem Oluwatimilehi, and Kodri Yusuf.
Others include, Oludare Biodun, Lawal Femi, Adeyemi Damilare, Hassan Adewale, Adenuga Olalekan and Oduola Abayomi.Their arrest followed series of intelligence alleging that they engage in fraudulent activities, especially obtaining money by false pretences from unsuspecting victims through online dating and other illegal means.
At the point of their arrest, EFCC operatives recovered SIM cards, four cars, laptop computers, telephones, fetish objects (juju) and several documents containing false pretences.