The Gombe Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested Adebayo Olawale and his Pastor, Gbenga Moses around Ile-Ife, Osun State for an alleged fraud on Umar Hayatu around the sum of N12.7m.
Spokesperson of the antigraft agency, Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed the incident and gave the details concerning it.
”Adebayo, the prime suspect, contacted the victim severally using fake Facebook account names; Williams Angellina and Omolola Adebayo and deceived the victim into believing that his parents have a Company abroad and will make him (victim) the Nigerian Manager of the Company at Lagos. The suspect further sent the victim various fake pictures of Houses and cars that would be given to him as fringe benefits as soon as the company commences operation. He also promised him 30,000 US Dollars and expensive gifts such as iPhone and Jewelleries. the statement reads.
The statement further revealed that the sum of #12,798,387.00, was traced to the suspect’s generation Bank account. The accomplice to the suspect also got a BMW car, a plot of land and lots of money from returns of the incident over spiritual consultation.
The antigraft agency then revealed that necessary information are on ground and they would be charged to court as soon as investigations is completed.