Hushpuppi’s bio: parent, wife, real name, nationality, is he dead?
Hushpuppi is a Nigerian socialite who is facing money laundering and business email compromise fraud charges in the US. Before his arrest, Huspuppi was famous for flaunting his lifestyle on popular photo-sharing platform Instagram.
Recently, Hushpuppi was in the news after the reports went viral claiming he was dead. The rumours of Hushpuppi’s death started after a tweet by popular investigative journalist Kemi Olunloyo was misinterpreted.
Kemi Olunloyo, in another tweet, disclosed that she never said Hushpuppi was dead in the US.
In this article, we have covered more details to know about Hushpuppi; continue reading to see more.
|Full Name:||Ramon Olorunwa Abbas|
|Born:||11 October 1982 (age 39 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Ikorodu, Lagos|
|State Of Origin:||Lagos State|
|Parents:||Mr. and Mrs. Abbas|
|Girlfriend • Wife:||Amirah Dyme|
|Occupation:||Entrepreneur • Internet Personality|
|Net Worth:||$4 Billion|
His real name is Ramon Olorunwa Abbas and he was born on the 11th of October 1982 in the Ikorodu area of Lagos state to Mr and Mrs Abass; the record revealed that his father is a cab driver.
There are no details on whether Hushpuppi has any siblings, but he is a Nigerian by birth and celebrated his 39th birthday in October 2021.
Hushpuppi had his primary and secondary school education in Ikorodu, Lagos state and there are no details of him proceeding further.
There are claims that Hushpuppi was a second grade cloth seller before he emigrated to Malaysia and then to the United Arab Emirates where he lived until he was arrested.
Hushpuppi was known for his high taste of fashion as he wore some of the best designers clothes, bags made by top top fashion brand like Gucci, Fendi, and Louis Vuitton, while claiming to be into Real Estate.
Aside from his high sense of fashion, Hushpuppi was known for his exotic cars which he always showed off on social media.
Hushpuppi was arrested in June 2020 in his apartment in Dubai. The report revealed that Hushpuppi was arrested in an operation code-named Fox Hunt 2, and he was arrested alongside eleven others.
The report revealed that security detectives seized more than 150 million dirham which is about $40 million in cash, 13 luxury cars worth Dh 25 million ($7M), 21 laptops, 47 smartphones, 15 memory storage devices, 5 external hard drives and 800,000 emails of potential victims alongside suitcases full of cash during Hushpuppi’s arrest.
It was revealed that Hushpuppi’s arrest was part of an FBI investigation which indicted him as a ‘key player’ in a transnational cybercrime network.
Upon his arrest, Hushpuppi was extradited to the US where he is to date.
Hushpuppi’s personal life
Hushpuppi in 2013 disclosed he has a child but there are no details about the child. Until his arrest, Hushpuppi was not married but was in a relationship with Amirah Dyme, who is a model.
Hushpuppi’s net worth
Hushpuppi was reportedly worth $40 million until his arrest.