Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested two siblings and eight other suspected internet fraudsters in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.
The two siblings are Tolu and Tosin Ogundowole. Others are Paul Chibuzor, David Daniels, Agwu Goodness, Olayiwola Azeez, Olamide Ijisesan, Chilaka Dickson, Abdullahi Abubakar and Temitope Bambo.
Detectives from the Ilorin zonal office of the anti-graft agency affected the arrest of the suspects, saying that their offences border on alleged internet fraud, among others.
In a statement, Head of Media and Publicity of the commission Wilson Uwujaren said, “The Suspects were arrested on Monday 21st of October 2019 in Basin area of Ilorin following intelligence reports on their involvement in internet fraud and other fraud-related offences.”
Mr Uwujaren said that Items recovered from the suspects include charms, phones, laptops, fake currencies.
He added that the suspects will soon be charged to court