The Ibadan Zonal Repeat of the Economic and Monetary Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured seven convictions sooner than diverse Justices of the Federal and Command High Courts in Ibadan, Oyo Command and Osogbo, Osun Command.
The convicts are Akanji Musa Olawale (a.k.a Casey Harris), Oyetunji Habeeb Opeyemi (a.k.a lucy Stewart), Adeboye Abdulazeez Ayodeji,(a.k.a Thomas Ruchie) Agbedi Shola Peter (a.k.a Matthew Duke), Shonubi Oluwafemi Samson (a.k.a Benitadykes), Akinboade Fatai Abiodun and Sodiq Olelekan Saliman.
Justice Uche Agomoh of Federal High Court docket, Ibadan, came upon Akanji and Oyetunji responsible of offence of impersonation contrary to Part 22 (2)(b)(1) of the Cybercrimes (Prohibition, Prevention, And so forth) Act, 2015 and punishable beneath Part 22 (2)(b) of the the same Act.
They had been sentenced to 5 months and six months jail phrases, respectively.
In an identical vogue, Justice Bayo Taiwo of the Oyo Command High Court docket, Ibadan, convicted Akinboade on one-count attach of obtaining cash by false pretence contrary to Part 419 of the Prison Code Cap 38 Authorized guidelines of Oyo Command, 2000, whereas Sodiq used to be convicted for impersonation contrary to Part 484 of the Prison Code Cap 38 Authorized guidelines of Oyo Command, 2000.
Justice Taiwo thereafter sentenced the 2 defendants to 6 months neighborhood carrier each.
In the the same vein, Justice Nathaniel Ayo-Emmanuel of the Federal High Court docket, Oshogbo came upon Adeboye, Agbedi and Shonubi responsible of faulty impersonation, an offence which contravenes Part 22 (2) (b) (1) Cybercrimes (Prohibition, Prevention, And so forth) Act, 2015 and punishable beneath Part 22 (2) (b) of the the same Act.
Justice Ayo-Emmanuel convicted the trio and sentenced them to two months imprisonment each.
The convicts are to restitute their diverse victims and forfeit the items recovered from them to the Federal Executive.