A courtroom in Ibadan has convicted 5 web fraudsters and ordered them to return a complete of $4,641 to their victims.
This comes because the Ibadan Zonal Command of the EFCC, on Monday, January 10, 2022, secured the conviction of 5 fraudsters.
They have been convicted by Justice Ayokunle Rotimi-Balogun of Ogun State High Court, Abeokuta. The convicts are: Opeyemi Oluwaseun Ayede (a.k.a Mary Mark, Nicolete Shea), Taiwo Adeniyi Onasanya (a.k.a Fred Howard),Winner Chuks Olubor(a.k.a Tracy Richards), Sodiq Olamide Ganiu(a.k.a Rosemary) and Adebowale Taofeek Jimoh(a.k.a Schulist Carleen).
They have been convicted and sentenced to 4 months imprisonment each, for the offence of acquiring money below false pretences, contrary to section 419 of the Felony Code, Legal guidelines of Ogun State,2000. The courtroom additionally ordered the convicts to refund their victims.