Okash and Opesa employees are among eight people arrested in connection with operating illegally in the country and charging exorbitant interests.
DCI said the suspects include interns, and agents going further to reveal their names.
“Eight other people were arrested
Police made similar arrest on Thursday evening nabbing Zenka mobile lending staff for allegedly defrauding Kenyans.
They will be taken to the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters for questioning. Dr Fred Matiang’i had earlier warned mobile loan lending firms on fraud, which he noted was on the rise.
Kenyans on social media complained of the ever increasing online fraud forcing relevant authorities to intervene. Dr Matiang’i in a statement promised to revoke licences for business firms operating illegally in the country.