OKEKUNLE SUNDAY, IBADAN
According to The CMM reporters, security officers in UAE arrested Hushpuppi and the 12 others
against widespread belief that it was Interpol that carried out the operation.
Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Hushpuppi, was arrested on June 10, 2020.
CMM reporters gathered on Wednesday that he was arrested on multiple fraud charges along with 12 other accomplices.
The paper also revealed his real name as Raymond Abbas and his real age as 38 years.
“Initial information includes that he was part of this gang which fraudulently obtained cash and
cars from people.
“His statement was taken by prosecution but this is just the beginning of prosecution
CMM also reported that Hushpuppi is wanted for fraud crimes in Europe, the United States and Nigeria.
The 38-year-old has over two million followers on Instagram where he is famed for displaying wealth and a life of luxury.
His case has been referred to the Dubai Public Prosecution and is currently being questioned by
prosecutors at the Bur Dubai section, the CMM
“The prosecutors have charged him for “obtaining money from others through fraudulent.