EFCC Declares 4 Nigerians Wanted, Shares Pictures of Suspects for Nationwide Identification

EFCC Declares 4 Nigerians Wanted, Shares Pictures of Suspects for Nationwide Identification

  • Akpodemaye Ikolo, Donald Olorunkoyede, Owootomo Tomilola Sunday, and Okuafiaka Bright Onyebuchi have been declared wanted by EFCC
  • The anti-graft commission on Monday, November 22, accused the suspects of offences bordering on fraud
  • The agency in a statement advised Nigerians to report any of the suspects when they come in contact with them

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has solicited the help of Nigerians in locating four suspects who are wanted for alleged fraud.

The agency on its official Facebook page on Monday, November 22, declared the wanted suspects as Akpodemaye Ikolo, Donald Olorunkoyede, Owootomo Tomilola Sunday, and Okuafiaka Bright Onyebuchi.

Wanted Nigerians
EFCC declared Akpodemaye Ikolo, Donald Olorunkoyede, Owootomo Tomilola Sunday, and Okuafiaka Bright Onyebuchi wanted. Photo credit: Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
Source: Facebook

EFCC stated that the suspects are being investigated for offences bordering on fraud. The commission asked anybody with useful information about the wanted men’s whereabouts to contact any of its offices across the nation.

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Nigerians react

The post by the EFCC has, however, generated mixed reactions from Nigerians.

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Cardinal-Emmanuel Orji said:

"Send me Airtime that I will use and call u in case I see them."

Hassan Zakari

"By God willing , you will soon catch them."

Sadiq Aliyyu said:

"Any pay after giving the useful information?"

Sadeeque Adam Sardauna said:

"Place some bounty and they'll get them quickly, people are tired of working for nothing."

Abbas Musa said:

"You guys are not doing the needful, our street is polluted with yahoo boys but you guys are not doing anything over it."

EFCC arrests man for $200,000 bitcoin fraud in Lagos

Legit.ng previously reported that EFCC arrested one Precious Ofure Omonkhoa for an alleged bitcoin investment scam.

A statement on the anti-graft agency's website on Friday, November 12, indicates that Omonkhoa was arrested on Monday, November 8, in the Ikoyi area of Lagos, following credible intelligence received about his illegal activities.

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The arrested suspect allegedly posed as Moshem Cnich, a Swedish national, to defraud unsuspecting victims of their hard-earned money by claiming that he runs a bitcoin scheme, where people invest money to make huge returns.

EFCC grills Obi Cubana

In a related development, EFCC invited Obi Cubana and grilled him over alleged money laundering and tax fraud.

He was released on Thursday evening, November 4, after spending three nights in the commission's custody.

It is unclear if the EFCC's recent interrogation of Obi Cubana had anything to do with Omonkhoa's alleged fraud.

Source: Legit Nigeria

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