Acting on “credible intelligence,” on their alleged criminal activities, the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) on Tuesday, arrested 25 suspected internet fraudsters.
They were arrested during an operation by operatives of the EFCC in the early hours of tuesday, at a Hotel on Governor Road, Ikotun, Lagos.
The suspects are: Ibrahim Olaiwon Olatunji, Kelechi Daniel David, Olutayo Oluwapelumi, Abiola Baruwa Gideon, Adesuyi Toheeb Adeyika, Wano Abdullahi Ahmed, Imoukhuede Idowu Peter, Ige Emmanuel Oluwatobi, Durodola Peter Tolulope, Makanjuola Olamide Elijah,Emmanuel Edward Enyiema, Oguniran Samuel Boluwatife, Onikosi Olasukunmi Idris and Abdulateef Adegoke Oriyomi.
Others are: Ogbere Sunday Ojulari, Abdulwaliu Aderuju Adeyemi, Emmanuel Ibuchi Ezeh, John Ayokunmi Bagbale, Moses Tarh, Emmanuel Ovie Okpe, Murtala Mohammed Oyinlola, Ayomide Hassan Semiu, Adebayo Michael Adetola, Covenant Chizaram Eze and Emmanuel Chidi Okwor.
EFCC Spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren in a statement, said the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.