On Monday, the Federal High Court, sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State slammed four internet fraudsters for criminal offences.

The culprits include Wariz Akintunde; Moses Olamilekan Dosumu, Richard Adegbite and Smith Enitan Adetayo were charged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal headquarters.

Ngreanews gathered that the offenders were charged by presiding Justice Ibrahim Watilat.

Dele Oyewale, the EFCC spokesman revealed this in a statement in Abuja on monday.

He said, “With all pleading guilty, the judge sentenced Akintunde and Adegbite to four months in prison, with an option of N100,00 each effective from June 22, 2020. Dosumu earned two months jail term with an option of N50,000, while Adetayo was sentenced to five months in prison without an option of fine, effective from June 22, 2020.

“The judge further ordered Akintunde, Dosumu and Adetayo to restitute the sums of $700, $375 and N39,000 to their respective victims through the Federal Government of Nigeria.

“Simon Ibekwute and Sanusi Galadanchi, prosecuted the matter for the EFCC.”

Meanwhile, A man identified as Peter Moses, a 20-year-old, who reportedly had sexual intercourse with a five-year-old girl, has been put to police custody at the Correctional Center by an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Mrs Adefumike Anoma, the Chief Magistrate, but, suspend the case till July 21 for references.

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