Alleged Nigerian cyber fraud Kingpin, Hushpippi, has reportedly tested positive for the novel COVID-19 virus. This was disclosed by the self-acclaimed, well-informed and, well-connected journalist, Kemi Olunloyo, on her Instagram page.
According to her, a source in FBI Los Angeles, handed her the information that Ramoni Abbass aka Hushpuppi had been found to be be infected with COVID-19 after testing.
Her post said;
“#BREAKING #Kemitalksinfo A source @FBILosAngeles told me Ramoni Olorunwa Abass reportedly tested #Covid19 +ve asymptomatic. Remember that it CAN’T be announced on US soil due to the HIPAA law. He is locked up at MCC Chicago, a #COVID19 ravaged federal prison“
Hushpuppi is currently being held at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago. The prison has been noted as one of the worst hit by the corona virus, with the inmates there being largely infected and susceptible.
As of April, as much as 600 inmates there had been recorded has being infected with COVID. It is believed that at this point, the number should be much higher due to the speed of spread which characterizes the virus.
Hushpuppi made his first court appearance last week in Chicago, and is expected to be transferred to Los Angeles this week.
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