EFCC arrest two brothers, three others for alleged Internet fraud


Two brothers, Ayoola Timilehin, Olusola Timilehin, and others have been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office for internet fraud.

They were arrested at their hide-out on Wednesday, at Alaka, Elebu area of Ibadan, Oyo State.

The Head, Media & Publicity of the anti-graft agency, Dele Oyewale noted that the suspects were arrested based on intelligence linking them with opulence without any identifiable means of livelihood.

The other three suspects arrested with them are Temitope Kumuyi, Babatunde Oyelakin, and Olanrewaju Ibrahim. They are all between the 20 and 30 years of the age range.

Items recovered from them, include four cars, laptops, exotic phones, and a stamp bearing the identity of the bursary section of Queensland University’s School of Medicine, Australia.

Oyawale however said that the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.


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