In Ibadan, Oyo State, agents of the EFCC’s Ibadan Zonal Command detained two siblings, Lateef Afeez Abiodun and Lateef Abdullahi Olalekan, as well as 24 other people for alleged online fraud.
They were detained on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in the Apete neighborhood of Ibadan as a result of the Commission’s work with actionable intelligence.
A statement released by the commission gave the names of the other suspects as Awotunde Joseph Sunday, Ojekunle Ifakorede Apesinola, Oladepo Kayode Samuel, Emmanuel Michael Blessing, Shittu Hassan Taiwo, Olubanji Michael Remilekan, Bakari Ibrahim Oluwatosin, Nafiu Hassan Ayomide, Shittu Toheeb Ife, Kehinde Abiodun, Ibikunle Lolade Tanimola, Ahmad Sodiq Adekola, Joshua Sowemimo, Adeleke Adegoke Yusuf and Ahmad Ridwan Adeniyi.
Others are Lawal Ayomide Alani, Olayiwola David Olateju, Quincy Okonma, Omotayo Bright Happiness, Okunlaja Joshua Opeyemi, Olasantan Adewola Seyifunmi, John Uroko Amuta, Olaoye Ifasola Ifasegun and Ayomide Adeleke Olamilekan.
Items recovered from the suspects include a car, laptops, and exotic phones.