Connect with us

Gist

EFCC arrests son, father for alleged internet fraud

Published

on

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is grilling a father, Isa Bola Bakare, and his son, Malik Giles Bakare over alleged conspiracy on computer-related fraud.

They were apprehended for allegedly obtaining money by false pretence and retention of proceeds of unlawful activities.

Malik was arrested by officers of the Nigeria Police, Force CID, Alagbon in Lagos on May 31, 2021, and handed over to the EFCC.

MUST READ  How I beheaded a member of a rival cult & had the head and body parts pounded - Man reveals (video)

In a statement on Wednesday, EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren said Malik acted as a “middleman”.

“He connects internet fraudsters around the globe with pickers, and receives some percentage on every successful transaction”, it read.

EFCC grills ex-Kwara Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed over alleged N9bn diversion
During preliminary investigation, the father appeared at the EFCC to claim the N46 million Range Rover SUV recovered from Malik.

MUST READ  NAPTIP detains Lebanese over alleged defilement of minors

Uwujaren said the senior Bakare was arrested after he failed to provide a satisfactory explanation of how he acquired it.

Items seized from the suspects include the vehicle, an iPhone 12 Pro Max, an iPhone 8 and “some incriminating items”.

The father and son will be charged to court after the conclusion of the full investigation.

MUST READ  Police arrest 49yr old man, Agbenor for allegedly defiling 10yr old girl in Delta

N32.4 billion palliatives: Senate Committee grills Sadiya Umar Farouq over spending

Samuel Solomon whom is the CEO and founder Sammyloaded Technologies is a Writer, Blogger, web developer who takes Interest in writing about amazing articles to Entertain and fascinate members of the General Public. He writes about lots of things which can be found on his blog here. Thank You for Visiting Sammyloaded.com to get updated ❤️

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Advertisement

Trending