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EFCC arrests 3 fraudsters at Ilorin International Airport

The Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has arrested three internet fraud suspects at the Ilorin International Airport.

In a statement by the spokesman of the commission , Wilson Uwujaren in Ilorin said the suspects included
Olawale Ipadeola, Opeyemi Badmus and Wasiu Babatunde,.

According to the statement two of the suspects were arrested today ,while Wasiu was arrest on Saturday, August 6, 2022 following actionable intelligence.

The statement explained that two of the suspects (Olawale and Opeyemi), who flew in from Lagos landed at the Ilorin International airport on the waiting hands of the operatives of the EFCC .

It noted that preliminary investigations shows that the suspects possessed several fraudulent documents on the devices.

The statement said during interrogation, the suspects admitted ownership of different brands of phones and laptops recovered from them at the point of arrest.

It said the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

Reporting by Ali Rabiu, Editing by Omotola Oguneye