Oyo, usually referred to as Oyo State to distinguish it from the city of Oyo, is an inland state in south-western Nigeria, with its capital at Ibadan. It is bounded in the north by Kwara State, in the east by Osun State, in the south by Ogun State and in the west partly by Ogun State and partly by the Republic of Benin.
The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) have reported that Oyo State has the highest occurrence of Cyber Crime, also known as “Yahoo” in the whole Southwest region of Nigeria.
This was disclosed by the zonal head of the commission, Mr. Friday Elebo when he spoke to newsmen in Ibadan, Oyo State.
He also said these statistics have been gathered over the past 6 months.