Seven suspected internet fraudsters were on Friday arrested in Ibadan by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office.

According to EFCC, the suspected internet fraudsters were arrested at their hideout in Wisdom Estate, Akobo area of Ibadan.

The anti-graft commission in a statement made available in Ibadan said the early morning operation followed series of intelligence on the alleged criminal activities of the syndicate.

In the arrest seven suspects between the ages of 17 and 29 years identified as Sodiq Oluwasegun, Opeyemi Jamiu, Babatunde Damilare, Adisa Babatunde, Abayomi Taofeek, Oluyemi Kayode and Ambrose Timothy were nabbed.

EFCC listed items recovered from the suspected internet fraudsters to include a Lexus RX350 SUV, laptops, different models of expensive iPhones and several documents containing false pretenses and that they will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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