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EFCC has arrested 21 people for internet fraud



Officials of the EFCC in Lagos State have arrested 21 people on suspicion of internet fraud.

The EFCC said it arrested the men of a cybercrime gang during a raid early Wednesday morning after receiving some confidential information about their activities.

Following the arrests, the police confiscated 12 laptops and mobile phones.


The commission named the suspects which are, Shittu Yakubu, Akinsola Afeez, Adeniyi Joseph, Opeyemi Wahab, Idris Sunday, Lawal Moshood, Jubril Yusuf, Olusegun Mohammed, Adekunle Adesanya, and Damilola Abijide.

The others are Sola Adio, Oladipo Ademola, Damilola Adewale, Akinsola Ridwan, Ogunlaye Damilare, Falaye Peters, Magnus Toni, Onanuga Ahmed, Bolarinwa Segun, Onanuga Olawale, and Ayomide Afeez.

The EFCC has said it will charge them in court as soon as it completes its investigation.

Abudulrasheed Mubarak is a freelance content creator. He starting his writing career in 2011. He is a graduate of Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi in Urban and Regional Planning.

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