Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested two lecturers of the Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa and 28 others over their alleged involvement in internet fraud.
A statement by EFCC Head of Media and Publicity, Dele Oyewale, in Ilorin on Monday, the commission identified the two lecturers as Abdullahi Opashola and Adebisi Ademola.
The 28 other suspects arrested by the EFCC for the crime are Kingsley Essien; Tobiloba Adenuga; Tope Ayodele; Rasheed Mujib; Oladipo Opeyemi; Saadu Muktar; Oladejo Hammed; Hammed Tope; Ameachi Umenyi, Salauden Adam and Afolabi Gafar.
Others are Oladimeji Timi; Remilekun Adeolu; Audu John; David Momodu; Abdulkareem Samad; Adebiyi Sodiq; Dawodu Olusoji; Yusuf Amoo; Kehinde Olarenwaju; Philip Mike, Ademola Adebukola and Adeniyi Olamilekan.
The rest are Adeyemi Adedeji; Ajayi Teslem; Olawale Oladayo, Olasunkanmi Olawale and Adeleke Damilola.
Oyewale said that the suspects were arrested by operatives from the Ilorin zonal office of EFCC at different locations within Kwara State, following intelligence gathered by operatives of the Commission over their alleged involvement in the offence.
Meanwhile, efforts are ongoing to arrest a herbalist who is also linked with the alleged offence, the statement said.
Items recovered from the arrested suspects, according to the statement, included cars, phones, laptops, among others.