A popularly wealth Influencer, Hushpuppi and team have been arrested by Federal Bureau of Intelligence and the International Police (Interpol) in Dubai over $35million fraud.
Sources disclosed to Daily News Nigeria that the fraud traced to them is for Covid-19 ventilators, supposed to be given to Native Americans during this current Covid-19 pandemic.
Following the reports that Hushpuppi arrested, it was said that the team arrested with Hushpuppi includes; Pac, a Dubai based big boy and HushPuppi’s close-knit inner circle, who has flashy luxurious items on his Instagram page.
Also is Sean, known as the Escaper, HushPuppi’s PA, described as the right-hand man errand boy. In addition, is Mr Woodberry, member of his hardworking team and lastly Tony Roma, also Nigerian and arrested with the rest of the team.
The four men plus Hushpuppi were arrested at their resident in Pallazo Versace and have been held at an Interpol facility in Dubai city.
According to a controversial Journalist, Kemi Olunloyo, she said there will be notifications as soon as there is charging documents of Hushpuppi and associates charges by law enforcement as sources in the investigation said it’s a $35M wire fraud involving BEC style fraud and money for covid19 test kits and ventilators.
Meanwhile, Kemi Olunloyo recently unveiled how Hushpuppi refused to help her after she was diagnosed years ago.
“When I was diagnosed with #PTSD in 2018 after witnessing executions at SARS, I launched a Fundraiser where Nigerians donated to my health fund. Emmanuel Emenike, Dencia, Tonto Dike, Seyi Law and others paid it off. I once asked HushPuppi, he refused even after apology to Linda”, she exposed.
Following reactions of fans and lovers of Hushpuppi arrested, many said that If his hands are clean and business is legit, he will scale through, however, if it’s a fraud, he deserves proper judgment.