The Federal Authorities has reacted to the arrest of Raymond Abass aka Hushpuppi over alleged fraud in Dubak.
Hushpuppi and his gang allegedly defrauded over 1.9 million victims, utilizing pretend e mail to individuals and diverting funds to their account.
Dubai Police say the suspects are a part of a hoop that has executed a sequence of scams totaling as much as $435.6 million.
Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Fee (NIDCOM), Thursday evening on Twitter, said that the case was damaging to Nigeria.
The SSA to President Muhammadu Buhari, nonetheless, insisted that fraud doesn’t replicate the residents.
Her tweets learn: “Committing crime and nonetheless having the audacity to indicate off”.
“Ramoni Igbalode aka Hushpuppi. That is actually denting to our picture as a individuals, however like I all the time say, fraud doesn’t characterize who we’re as Nigerians. Hardworking . devoted, dedicated.
“Whether or not your identify is Ramoni Igbalode Or Invictus Obi, Crime is crime. The regulation should take its full course!! To these nations, one other Nigerian arrested, is what they are going to say.”
Dabiri-Erewa added that those that soil Nigeria’s picture shall be known as out and “the tens of millions making us proud” celebrated.