The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Operatives of the Lagos Command, have arrested 18 suspected internet fraudsters in Lekki area of Lagos.
The arrested suspects include Tijani Olumide Ahmed, Balogun Olusola, Ukuhor Richie Ifemeluona, Ologun Damilola, Adetokunbo Yusuf, Olubiyo Timilehin, Oyegoke Gafar Olaitan, Agarawu Farug Okikiola, Kazeem Oluwadamilare Adebayo and Salau Rahmon.
Others are: Abdulrahman Adeshina Olasunkanmi, Rasheed Remilekun, Adeyanju Kehinde Emmanuel, Owolabi Temidayo Habeeb,Ojora Usman Olawale, Mubarak Balogun, Rafiu Olusegun and Ayobami Habeeb Oyeleye.
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A statement released by Wilson Uwujaren, the spokesperson of the antigraft agency, says the suspects were arrested on April 29, 2022 at Victoria Crest Estate III, Gate II, Augusta Amadi Street, Off Orchid Road, Lekki, Lagos, following intelligence reports received by the Commission about their alleged involvement in computer-related fraud.
Items recovered from the suspects include cars, laptop computers, mobile phones, and charms.