EFCC Arrests Five Undergraduates Over N16 Million Internet Fraud(Photos)

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The EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, has arrested
five suspected undergraduate scammers. Four
from the Federal University of Technology
Akure, (FUTA) and one from Adekunle
Ajashin University, Akungba,  (AAUA). They
were picked up at an Off- Campus Residence
located at Anuoluwapo Close, Stateline Hotel
Road, off FUTA South Gate, Akure, Ondo State.
The suspects who are between the ages of 20
and 23 include: Adeleke Paul, 21, Adebiyi Tayo
Abudu, 22, Akinsanmi Olusola Adeniyi 21,
Ogundile Ademola James, 23 and Okali
Ugochukwu, 21. The Commission got wind of
their activities through series of gathered
intelligence. Paul and his co-travelers, who go
about with the name Tsunnami Gang and
Young Pablo Money allegedly swindled
unsuspecting foreigners and others to the
tune of Sixteen million naira (N16M) recently
by engaging in fraudulent activities of
obtaining money by false pretences through
scam mails. Paul is a 300 student of Building
Technology while James and Olusola are both
400 level students of Agricultural Resources
and Mathematics respectively. Okali is a 200
level student of Urban and Regional Planning,
while Adebiyi Tayo is a 300 level Student of
Mathematics of the Adekunle Ajashin
University Akungba, Ondo State.

At the point of arrest, EFCC operatives
recovered a 2006, black Toyota Highlander
with registration number (Lagos) LND 112
EG, 2010 light- green Toyota Camry (Muscle)
with registration number (Lagos) AAA 850 EF,
laptops, three Apple iPhone 6 and three
Blackberry phones from them.  Some
implicating documents were also found and
downloaded from their laptops.They are to be
arraigned in court as soon as investigation is
completed.

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