One Abayomi Kamaldeen Alaka (a.k.a. Awise), a juju scammer has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over 250m fraud, in his shrine at Ashipa town, near Abeokuta Ogun State.
He was arrested by the operatives after a petition was made by one, Julie Bright a victim, who was alledged to have been scammed a whooping sum of N250million by the juju scammer, thinking money was meant for sacrifices for her ailment.
During investigation, Juliet she was introduced to Alaka by one Iya Osun, named Akinola Bukola Augustina on Facebook, an alledged accomplice of the juju scammer.
Adressing the situation, Wilson the EFCC spokesman via a statement said that what drew Juliet to Augustina was her post titled Osunbukola Olamitutu Spiritual Healing Centre, and she was promised recovery if she, Juliet paid N16million. In which she later paid to one Bureau De Change Operator named Mohammed Sani.
After the first payment, Augustina transferred Juliet case to all members of the juju scammers including Alake.
Juliet met with Alaka, uliet later in Ashipa town, his shrine to be precise where she transferred all the cash in her bank accounts him and other colleagues.
Augustina was arrested but on administrative bail currently, after much toture led security operatives to Alaka shrine, which he escaped but later got caught by the securities.
After much investigation by the EFCC, properties and asset were linked to Alaka.
A new filling station named Alaka Oil and Gas.
A large number of land
A renovated storey building
An uncompleted event place named Alaka Event Centre
More investigation are still going in the juju scammers and more details to be revealed soon.