A former Senator, Dino Melaye, says there was never a time he told anyone not to post the photographs he took with suspected international scammer, Ramon Abbas, aka Hushpuppi.
The former senator represented Kogi West Senatorial district at the Eighth National Assembly.
Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, commonly known as Hushpuppi, Hush or Ray Hushpuppi, is a Nigerian Instagram celebrity who is facing criminal charges in the United States.
He is standing trial for conspiracy to launder money allegedly obtained from business email compromise frauds and other scams, including schemes that defrauded a U.S. law firm of about $40m, illegally transferred $14.7m from a foreign financial institution and targeted to steal $124m from an English football club until his arrest by the Dubai Police in June 2020 and his extradition to the United States.
Hushpuppi had a global following of over 2.5 million on Instagram where he posted pictures and videos of his lavish spending…