Education

3 Corps Members and 19 Undergraduates Arrested for Alleged Internet Fraud in Ibadan

On Tuesday August 11 2020, 32 internet fraudsters were arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) Ibadan Zone, for their alleged involvement in internet fraud.

Their arrest comes after the anti-graft agency gathered a series of intelligence information on their alleged criminal activities and a raid was carried out at their hideout in Ogbomoso, Oyo state

According to a statement released by the EFCC, three of the suspects claim to be serving members of the National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC), 19 were undergraduates of various universities across the country, while the remaining 10 claim to be on vocation.

The suspects are Oyebamiji Francis; Aremo Jeremiah; Ogbonnaya Prosper John; Anuoluwapo Matthew; Oladele Victor; Mumuni Waliyullah; Olawoyin Abiodun; Okuwatoyin Henry; Arisekola Shina; Babarinde Solomon; Samson Gideon; Joshua Ola Adebayo; Ajayi Joseph Ajibola; Garba Mojeed, Olatunbosun Tobiloba and Azeez Ridwan.

Others are Ajala Timilehin; Adebolapo Bakare; Alaba Gideon; Ogunkeye Olumide; Ogunleke Tolu; Olapade Emmanuel; Adegoke Aanu Abiodun; Job Ayantoye; Oyebode Pelumi; Babayanju Toluwani; Oladele Ayobami; Omonaiye Abubakar; Sattong Baking; Abisoye Kehinde, Iwajomo Nathan and Aniyikaye Tope.