Information currently reaching our outfit indicates that Instagram big boy Hushpuppy Ray has indeed been arrested in Dubai and currently awaiting his extradition to Nigeria to face fraud charges. According to Nigerian Instagram blogger “naijaeverything”, the commissioner of Police (CP) Interpol, Garba Umar confirmed the arrest of Raymond Igbalode popularly known as Hushpuppi Ray.
This is what the commissioner of Police had to say regarding the arrest: “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 of the 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.”
According to reports, Hushpuppi and his accomplices in Nigeria, Dubai and other countries allegedly defrauded the U.S of over $100 million Covid Relief Funds meant for Americans in the battle against the economic impact coronavirus pandemic.