Hushpuppi to be extradited to Nigeria — Interpol
International Police, INTERPOL revealed yesterday that Instagram Big boy, Ray Hushpuppi will be extradited to Nigeria to face alleged multiple charges.
Furthermore, Garba Umar, the Commissioner of Police (CP) INTERPOL, disclosed this too yesterday while confirming the arrest of Igbalodely whose real name Ramoni Igbalode.
Also, sources said the Interpol is on the trail of other accomplices in the alleged fraud.
“It is true that Hushpuppi was arrested by the INTERPOL.
We are currently working on bringing him to Nigeria to face charges of fraud.
“Some offences were committed here in Nigeria, and he has to answer for them.
He is not alone in it;
there are accomplices in the country who we are currently on their trail,” said the CP.
Hushpuppi arrested three days ago for allegedly hacking into the United States (US) unemployed database
and impersonating citizens qualified for unemployment funds.
He and his accomplices in Nigeria, Dubai and other countries allegedly defrauded the US of
over $100 million meant for Native Americans in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic.
The syndicate alleged to have filed in so many names of Americans who
were still working to various state unemployment offices and collected money from the system.