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We’re Helping FBI Trace Victims Of Hushpuppi’s $35m Scam – EFCC Reveals

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it is working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to trace those allegedly defrauded by Ramoni Igbalode aka Ray Hushpuppi, The PUNCH reports.

The EFCC said in a statement by its Spokesman, Dele Oyewale, that Hushpuppi, who is known for his lavish lifestyle, is Nigeria’s most wanted hacker.

The commission further stated that many Internet fraudsters in Nigeria have been traced to Hushpuppi.

The EFCC said the suspected fraudster was arrested on June 10, 2020 in the United Arab Emirates in connection with $35m ventilator scam.

The ventilators were meant for COVID-19 patients.

The statement read in part, “Nigerian most-wanted hacker, Ramoni Igbalode, alias Ray Hushpuppi, recently arrested by the International Police and the FBI, has considerable cases of cyber crimes being investigated by the 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 tracing victims of his fraudulent transactions and other fraudsters having direct involvement with him. Local cyber criminals with money laundering networks with him are also being investigated.”

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BBNaija 2020: ‘Your Votes Don’t Count’ – Tacha Reveals

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Disqualified BBNaija ‘Double Wahala’ housemate, Tacha, has thrown shades at organisers of Big Brother.

Tacha on Thursday called out those tagging and sending messages to vote for Lockdown housemates up for eviction.

Tacha, who was disqualified from BBNaija 2019 edition, said votes do not count and advised Nigerians to learn.

She said this in a video shared on her Instagram page.

According to her, “Stop texting me to vote for your favorite housemate, like your vote counts anyway.

“Nigerians you would never learn, does your vote count. So please let me be.”

Tacha had a huge fan-base while on the reality show but got disqualified after she got into a fight with the winner of BBNaija 2019 Mercy Eke.

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