The anti-graft agency said the arrest of the 20 suspects who are in their twenties was carried out following an intelligence report made available to them.
A raid on the suspects’ hideouts yielded the arrests.
“The suspects, who were mostly youths in their early twenties, were arrested by a team of operatives of the Commission following intelligence indicating that some internet fraudsters were perpetrating fraudulent activities around Dutsinma Local Government Area of Katsina State.
“On the strength of the intelligence, a team of operatives was dispatched and they effected a raid on their hideouts and arrested the suspects.
“Investigation is ongoing and indicted suspects will be charged to court,” the statement revealed,” the statement read in part.
The statement said the suspects will appear in court soon.