Operatives of the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested two siblings for their alleged involvement in internet fraud.
The suspects, Queen and Rowland Kalu, were arrested on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at the Amikanle Alagbado area of Lagos State.
Their arrest followed credible intelligence received by the Commission about their alleged involvement in computer- related fraud and online dating scam.
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested eight suspected internet fraudsters.
The suspects who are between the ages of eighteen and twenty-nine were arrested at Jabi, Abuja, in the early hours of Thursday, May 6, 2021, based on credible information about their alleged criminal activities.
The suspects are Emmanuel Anyeba, Precious Samuel, Mujib Ariyo, Micheal Ogaba, Mathew Ibeh, Jamiu Ariyo, Precious Kalu and Isaac Sunday.
The Kwara State Internal Revenue Service, KWIRS, has solicited the support of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in dealing with the increasing rate of tax evasion in the State.
The Executive Chairman, KWIRS, Shade Omoniyi, made the call on Thursday, May 6, 2021 when she led the management staff of the Service on a working visit to the new Zonal Head, Ilorin Office of the EFCC, Usman Muktar.
According to Omoniyi, "we are here to seek your support in tackling the menace of tax evasion in the State. We need the support of relevant government agencies like EFCC to curb tax evasion in the public and private sectors within the State.”