Emir of Ilorin Supports Anti-Corruption War, as EFCC Nab Lexus-Riding Internet Fraudsters in Abuja

The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman of the Council of Traditional Rulers in Kwara State, Dr Ibrahim Sulu Gambari has pledged support for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s anti- graft war.

Gambari made the pledge on Monday, September 7, 2020 while receiving the delegation of the EFCC led by the Ilorin zonal head, DCDS Kazeem Oseni who paid him a Courtesy visit.

According to the first class traditional ruler ” I’m assuring you on behalf of Council of Traditional Rulers in Kwara State that you will get our support, my door is opened twenty-four hours and I will be there to assist you.

Earlier, Oseni, while appreciating the Emir of Ilorin and other traditional rulers in Kwara State for supporting the fight against corruption, also solicited for more.

“I believe that it’s mandatory to be here and pay homage, I’m also here to seek for more support in the fight against all forms of financial crimes. We have heard so much about you before, I’m very sure that you will help us to sensitize your subjects so that they can understand that the fight against corruption is not a personal fight”.

Dele Oyewale
Head, Media & Publicity

EFCC Arrests Three Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Abuja

The Abuja zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), has arrested three suspected internet fraudsters in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), for their alleged involvement in romance scam, identity theft and other internet-related fraud.

The suspects, Ajayiton Harry (27), Okoro Daniel (28) and Oziegbe Precious Ehijele (27) were arrested in their hideout in Flat G2, Plot 334, Dawaki, behind News Engineering, Abuja, following intelligence volunteered by concerned citizens in the area.

Items recovered from the suspects include, two Lexus R350 SUV, three laptops and expensive phones.

They will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

Dele Oyewale
Head, Media & Publicity