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10 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in EFCC Net

By UDEH DANIELLA

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Anti-graft operatives at the Lagos zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have arrested 10 persons for their alleged involvement in computer-related fraud.

The Commission’s Head, Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, who disclosed this in a statement on Monday, identified the suspects as Jonathan Daniel Adebayo, Lawal Waidi Seun, Adeosun Joseph, Taiwo Gbemileke, Oseni Omotayo, Emmanuel Fakiyesi, Rasheed Ogunlana, Oladunni Segun, Sowunmi Rotimi and Efetobore Prince Wilfred.

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He said they were arrested on Saturday, January 9, during an early morning raid in the Alagbado area of Lagos, following credible intelligence received on their alleged criminal activities.

Items allegedly recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest included cars, mobile phones, laptop computers, passports, a digital video recorder and a chequebook. They will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded, Uwujaren said.

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