Hushpuppi now the most wanted hacker in Nigeria, a new report has said.
Ray Hushpuppi (born Igbalodely on June 14) also called “Aja Puppi” a.k.a Aja 4, is a Malaysian-base-Nigerian philanthropist. Hushpuppi is best known for his luxurious lifestyle he lives both home and abroad. The young man has taste for good things as he is highly fashionable.
Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Hushpuppi, was arrested on June 10, 2020. UAE’s online newspaper, The National, reported on Wednesday.
According to local media outlets, Hushpuppi net worth is around 20 million USD – which is quite impressive. These assumptions have been made based on the vehicles he owns (private jet, Rolls Royce, and expensive Range Rover car), as well as the other things he showed his fans on social media.
In the new report, the EFCC under the Nigerian government suggested he was the most sought after online criminal.
It also revealed that his arrest by the FBI would help in their investigations to go after those involved in such activities.
Have a look at the press release below.
NIGERIAN MOST-WANTED HACKER, RAMONI IGBALODE, ALIAS RAY HUSHPUPPY, RECENTLY ARRESTED BY THE INTERNATIONAL POLICE( INTERPOL) AND THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION( FBI), HAS CONSIDERABLE CASES OF CYBERCRIMES BEING INVESTIGATED BY THE ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL CRIMES COMMISSION( EFCC)
THE COMMISSION IS FAMILIAR WITH GRISLY DETAILS OF HIS MONEY LAUNDERING TRANSACTIONS, INVOLVING MANY HIGH-PROFILE CYBERCRIMINALS FACING TRIAL IN NIGERIA.
THE COMMISSION IS ENGAGING WITH THE FBI IN TRACKING VICTIMS OF HIS FRAUDULENT TRANSACTIONS AND OTHER FRAUDSTERS HAVING DIRECT INVOLVEMENT WITH HIM. LOCAL CYBERCRIMINALS WITH MONEY LAUNDERING NETWORKS WITH HIM ARE ALSO BEING INVESTIGATED
STATEMENT BY EFCC