Kwara state High Court sitting in Ilorin, the state capital Friday sentenced two internet fraudsters to six months imprisonment each.
The convicts are Okoro Raymond and Ogundowole Tosin.
Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had charged the duo to court on offences that border on internet fraud and other related offences.
The convicts were charged to court on separate charges.
The charges read: “That you, Okoro Raymond, sometime between March and September 2019 within the judicial division of the Kwara State High Court, fraudulently induced some unsuspecting Nigerians vide your created WhatsApp platform, winners chapel investment with your phone number 09010197532 to deliver properties to you to wit: money totalling #200,000 under the guise of their investing and making double gains and thereby committed an offence contrary to section 321 of the penal code and punishable under section 324 of the same…