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EFCC: 19 internet fraudsters bag jail terms, forfeit cars in Edo

The charge against Collins read, “That you, Collins, sometime between January 23, 2018, and May 26, 2023, in Benin City, Edo State within the jurisdiction of this court did retain the control of the aggregate sum of N303,304,519 in your bank account on behalf of Osawonyi Ella, knowing that same represents the proceeds of the criminal conduct of the said Osawonyi Ella and others and thereby committed an offence contrary to Section 17(a) of the EFCC (Establishment) Act, 2004 and punishable under Section 17(b) of the same Act.”

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EFCC arrests ex-convict, 19 other internet fraud suspects in Ilorin

EFCC has arrested 20 suspects, including an ex-convict in Ilorin over cybercrime offences. Its spokesman, Mr Wilson Uwujaren stated on Tuesday that the agency once secured the conviction of Raji Babatunde, over similar offences. The latest arrests at Egbejila, Airport Road and Offa Garage Area, both in Ilorin were made through credible intelligence reports, he…

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FCTA distributes high-tech communication gadgets to security agencies

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has distributed high-tech communication gadgets to security agencies to support crime fighting efforts in the FCT. Mr Olusade Adesola, Permanent Secretary, FCTA, made the presentation to the heads of the security agencies in Abuja on Tuesday. The communication gadgets include; 500 units of Hand Held Radios, 35 Base Radio,…

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