Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Nigerian Chairman of the Commission for the Diaspora, NiDCOM, lamented the impact of cyber crime on Nigeria’s profile.
Abiri-Erewa lamented that before the global scene, cybercrime had dented Nigeria ‘s profile.
She spoke while warning Nigerians against committing crime and flaunting it as suspected cybercriminal, Ramon Abbas, popularly known on Instagram as Hushpuppi did.
Speaking yesterday with Nigeria News Agency, NAN, the NiDCOM boss lamented “Committing crime and still having the audacity to show off as Ramon Igbalode aka Hushpuppi. That really dent our image as a human being.
Hushpuppi and some of his associates were arrested by a joint team of Dubai police and Federal Investigation Bureau (FBI) operatives at their Dubai residence in June.
Leaks say that Hushpuppi and his gang members committed fraud amounting to 1.6 billion dirhams ($435,611,200).