The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibadan zonal office has arrested eleven suspected internet fraudsters.
According to the antigraft agency, the suspects were arrested by men of the commission who, acting on intelligence, stormed their hideouts in Osogbo, the Osun State capital.
According to the agency, twelve cars which include three Toyota Highlander SUVs, one Mercedes Benz GLK 350 SUV, One Acura SUV, two Honda Crosstour, two Toyota Venza and three other Toyota brands were recovered from the suspects. The agency also recovered phones, laptops and other devices from the suspects.
“The suspects, who variously claimed to be students, artisans, farmers and businessmen, are currently undergoing interrogation to ascertain their level of involvement in the alleged crime. They will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded,” a source at the commission said