The youths, comprising sympathisers, families and friends of the suspects set bonfire at Lameco Area of Osogbo before later taking their protest to the Mandela Freedom Park at New Garage.
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This is contained in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren and made available to newsmen on Tuesday in Ibadan.
Ayodele Babatunde, the Zonal EFCC Public Relations Officer, confirmed this at a news conference on Tuesday in Ilorin.
Sources stated that the former governor has been under interrogation for the past seven hours at the EFCC headquarters in Jabi, Abuja, over alleged diversion of N9 billion by his administration.
A Twitter user, Samuel Otigba, who shared a video from the scene, said one of the fake operatives tried escaping by jumping from a four storey but fell into the electric fence.
This was revealed in a statement by the anti-graft agency on Tuesday
The suspects, whose ages range between 37 and 57, are Imaikop Okon Dickson, Pius Edem Akpan, Imeh Sam George, Godwin Inyang Obong and Lucy Akpan
The anti-graft agency revealed this in a statement on Monday
The EFCC disclosed this on Monday in a statement by its Media Office
The suspects were arrested in different locations in Benin City sequel to actionable intelligence, it said in a statement on Monday
The anti-graft agency reacted to the development in a statement on its website
They were arrested on May 2, 2021 at Orije Amadi, Old Government Reservation Area, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
The Executive Chairman of KWIRS, Shade Omoniyi, made the appeal on Thursday when she led the management staff of the service on a working visit to the new Zonal Head of EFCC, Ilorin Office, Usman Muktar.
The syndicate leader, Ukaeje John Emeka, alias Dr. Phil Mark, Dr. Donald Phillip and Dr. Wesley David, was arrested on April 16, 2021 at Rumukparali, Ozuoba, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, based on established intelligence on his suspicious fraudulent internet dealings.
The suspects, who are between the ages of 18 and 29, were arrested at Jabi, Abuja in the early hours of Thursday based on credible information about their alleged criminal activities, the anti-graft-agency said in a statement.
The suspects, Queen and Rowland Kalu, were arrested on Wednesday at the Amikanle Alagbado area of Lagos State.
The Legal Attaché of the Bureau, Uche Ahamdi, gave the commendation on Thursday when he led a delegation on a courtesy visit to the Enugu Zonal Head of the Commission, Johnson Oshodi, in his office at Independence Layout, Enugu.
This was contained in a statement by Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC spokesperson, in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
Adeshina was arrested on April 14, 2021 in the Ipaja/Ayobo area of Lagos, following a complaint received by the Commission from one Isa Abdulhamid Mohammed.
The anti-graft agency announced this development in a statement on Wednesday.