Tag Archives: Dubai

ICYMI: Hundred More Stranded Nigerians Evacuated From Dubai, UK

Flights conveying hundred more stranded Nigerians around the globe has landed in Nigeria amid rising Coronavirus cases being reported daily. According to the Nigerians In Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) report on Tuesday, 329 nationals arrived at Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos. Earlier, 261 more evacuees had arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja at exactly…

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Hushpuppi Reportedly Denied Bail In The US Over Alleged Cybercrime

Suspected international fraudster, Ramon Abbas Igbalode, popularly known Hushpuppi has been denied bail in the United States in spite of his lawyer, Gal Pissetzky insisting that his job as an Instagram celebrity paid for the $10,000 monthly rent on his luxury Dubai flat. His lawyers had applied for him to leave jail with an electronic tag and live with the…

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Alleged Fraud: Lawyer Accuses FBI Of Kidnapping Hushpuppi From Dubai Illegally

Gal Pissetzky, legal representative to international social media star, Ramon Abbas Olorunwa, popularly known as Hushpuppi, has accused the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation of kidnapping his client from Dubai. Hushpuppi who made headlines weeks ago is facing multimillion-dollar fraud and money laundering charges in Los Angeles. The Chicago-based top lawyer argued that the Dubai Police should have extradited…

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Hushpuppi’s Lawyer Defends Cybercrime Claims, Says He’s Into ‘Real Estate’

Gal Pissetzky, a top Chicago counsel for alleged international fraudster, Ramon Abbas Igbalode popularly known as Hushpuppi, has debunked claims that his client is a fraudster. Pissetzky of Pissetzky & Berliner said Hushpuppi ran legitimate businesses including real estate, according to a new article published by Forbes. Recall that we had earlier reported that the 37-year-old was arrested in…

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Nigeria Evacuates 162 Nationals Stranded In India, 246 More In UAE

The Federal Government has confirmed the arrival of 162 stranded Nigerians in India and also the return of 264 UAE evacuees. Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, made the announcement in a tweet on Wednesday while the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) made the update known via their official Twitter account. The Minister said, “The third batch…

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Instagram Celebrity, Hushpuppi Charged To US Court Over Multiple Cyber Fraud

On Friday June 3, popular Nigerian social media star, Raymond Abass also known as Hushpuppi made his first appearance in court in Chicago after being arrested for cyber-crime in Dubai, the United States Department of Justice confirmed. According to the Department of Justice, the 37-year-old is expected to be transferred to Los Angeles in the coming weeks…

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Daddy Freeze Faces Twitter Backlash For Promoting Alleged Fraudster, Hushpuppi

Popular radio broadcaster, Ifedayo Olarinde aka Daddy Freeze, is currently being slammed on Twitter for Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abass, otherwise known as Hushpuppi who was recently nabbed by Dubai police for alleged N160bn fraud. Daddy Freeze, known for his incessant attacks on pastors, last year did a mini-documentary on Hushpuppi to promote the alleged fraudster. However, in…

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Dubai Police Reveal Role In Arrest Of Hushpuppi, Others In Detailed Takedown Video

On Thursday June 25, Dubai Police authorities acknowledged the arrest of famous Nigerian Instagram personalities ,Raymond Olounwa Abbas popularly as Hushpuppi and Olalekan Jacob Ponle aka Woodbery.   The two were arrested along with ten other suspects in a “Fox Hunt 2” operation involving six police SWAT teams on allegations of fraud involving huge money, Dubai Media Office said. Police said…

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Nigeria Evacuates 56 Stranded Nationals From Pakistan, 300 More From Dubai

On Friday June 19, Nigeria evacuated 56 Nigerians who were stranded in Pakistan along with four Pakistanis due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama, who disclosed this on his Twitter handle, noting that they are to immediately undergo compulsory 14-days self isolation. ”Eventually, 56 Nigerians and 4 Pakistanis were safely evacuated…

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Alleged Fraud: Hushpuppi, Others To Be Extradited To Nigeria — INTERPOL Confirms

The widely reported arrest of Nigerian socialite, Raymond Igbalode a.k.a. Hushpuppi in Dubai has been confirmed by the International Police (INTERPOL) Nigeria. Recall that rumour of his arrest first hit the internet in the early hours of Wednesday, June 10, 2020 but now Commissioner of Police (CP) INTERPOL, Garba Umar, has confirmed it in a chat…

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