The Ilorin zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arrested twin brothers: Taiwye Adebayo and Kehinde Adebayo over their alleged involvement in offences bordering on internet fraud – deception which makes use of the Internet and could involve hiding of information or providing incorrect information for the purpose of tricking victims out of money, property, and inheritance. Internet fraud is not considered a single, distinctive crime but covers a range of illegal and illicit actions that are committed in cyberspace
They were arrested at their hideout in Ilorin, Kwara State on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, following intelligence received by the Commission on their activities.
Analyses conducted so far by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on their phones and laptops have linked them to the alleged offence.
They will be charged to court as soon as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) investigations are concluded.