Justice Uche Agomoh of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, Oyo State, on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 convicted and sentenced the trio of Oyeleke Mubarak Oladipupo, Taiwo Opeyemi Oluwaseyi and Babatunde Peter Kolade for their fraudulent cyber activities.
The Ibadan Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC arraigned the convicts on separate charges, and they pleaded “guilty” to the charges when read to them.
Justice Agomoh thereafter, convicted and sentenced Oladipupo to seven months imprisonment, Taiwo to four imprisonment and Babatunde to three jail term.
Furthermore, the court ordered that Oladipupo restitute the sum of $700USD (Seven Hundred United States Dollars) and forfeit one Samsung S9 to the Federal government of Nigeria.
Also, Taiwo was ordered to restitute the sum of $300USD (Three Hundred United States Dollars), and forfeits three mobile phones to the Federal government of Nigeria.
The court further ordered that the sums of $600USD, N2.2million, N1.4million and N37, 737. 31 found in Babatunde Peter Kolade’s banks accounts be paid to his victims as restitution. He also forfeits one iPhone 12 Pro Max to the Federal government of Nigeria.
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15 March, 2022