Court jails four internet fraudsters in Abeokuta

A Federal High Court, Abeokuta, Ogun State on Monday, jailed four internet fraudsters for criminal impersonation.

The convicts are Wariz Akintunde; Moses Olamilekan Dosumu, Richard Adegbite and Smith Enitan Adetayo were prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal Office.

DAILY POST learnt that the convicts were convicted by presiding Justice Ibrahim Watilat.

EFCC spokesman, Dele Oyewale said this in a statement in Abuja.

Part of the statement reads, “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.”

Much More 9ja

This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from, Nigeria's Entertainment and Information Website.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Next Post

Fraud: Police arrest Kyari's impostor freed on bail, brothers, 21 others

Mon Jun 22 , 2020
The Police have arrested 24 suspects fora alleged cybercrime and other related offences. They were nabbed for alleged involvement in online dating scams, generating and deployment of fake bank alerts, hacking and fraudulent wire transfers, cyber stalking and impersonation of high-profile personalities. Among them was Henry Ushie, first arrested in […]
Fraud: Police arrest Kyari's impostor freed on bail, brothers, 21 others

Much More 9ja

Nigerian Entertainment and Information Website