Army Deserter, 33 Others Arrested Over Internet Fraud In Osogbo


IBADAN – Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Com­mission (EFCC), Ibadan Zon­al Office, in the early hours of Tuesday, May 18, 2021 arrest­ed a former soldier, Adebisi Jamiu, and 33 others for sus­pected internet fraud.

The suspects were picked up in different locations in Osogbo, the Osun State capital.

The 22-year-old former soldier, Jamiu, and the other suspects were arrested on the strength of verified in­telligence on their alleged in­volvement in cybercrime, the EFCC said.

The other suspects include Muritala Olaniyi Lateef, Wasiu Olajide, Wasiu Sadiq, Olaniran Abiodun, Ayodeji Tosin, Olan­iran Tayo, Oginni Oluwaseun, Oginni Olatunde, Ojuade Olu­wafemi and Ibrahim Wande.

Others are Oladiran Olay­inka, Akinjobi Akinwun­mi, Abayomi Aderohunmi, Olaoluwa Temitope, Idowu Olawale, Lawrence Taiwo, Ojo Gbenga, Tiamiyu Fa­rouk, Oladele Seun, Akiniyi Boluwatife, Olaoluwa Mutiu, Olakunle Omolofe, Olalere Sa­mad, Edbadon Johnson, Oke­tunbi Kayode, Gbeyide Tomi­wa, Oluwanisola Elmuqsit, Bathlomew John, Ibikunle James, Olamide Oluwaseyi, Yusuf Mohammed, Adebola Ibrahim, and Ajayi Muyiwa.




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