A yahoo boy is simply a person who uses the internet to defraud people of their wealth. They are also called Gee boys, Yahoo Yahoo boys and sometimes hustlers.
Nigeria infamously has a number of these yahoo boys who have amassed a jaw-dropping amount of dollars.
Let’s have a look at the top yahoo boys .
1. Ray HushPuppi
HushPuppi is arguably the most popular yahoo boy in the world. His display of wealth on his Instagram page speaks about how luxurious he’s living.
HushPuppi reportedly comes from a middle-income home but just burst to riches after spending a couple of years in Malaysia.
HushPuppi has a fleet of very expensive cars that he puts on display. They include Range Rovers, Rose Royce, Bentleys Aston Martin etc. He also displays other jewelry and expensive sceneries.
He was arrested in his Dubai residence and extracted to the US after allegedly stealing a $35 million covid test kit fund, money laundering and cybercrime.
HushPuppi is estimated to be worth $480 million.
2. Invictus Obi
Invictus Obi lived a quiet and personal life doing away with social media. He portrayed himself as a businessman and a motivational speaker.
Obi has a Masters degree in international relations and counter terrorism from Monash University in Australia.
He is also a founder of Invictus Group which specializes in oil and real estate development.
But after all that, he’s also a very heavy interest fraudster. His fraudulent activities were found out and he was later arrested.
He is worth $23 million.
Just like HushPuppi, Ismaila Mustapha also displays huge sums of money and anything luxury on his Instagram account.
Though Mompha has a bureau in his name, the INTERPOL isn’t convinced it’s enough for the kind of money he displays on Instagram.
The EFCC tagged him a cyber criminal but couldn’t provide enough evidence to their claim and he was released afterwards. It was believed he had watches worth 2 million dollars when he was arrested.
He owns a very large fleet of cars, boats, mansions and even a private jet. His net worth is $11 million.
4. Baddy Oosha
Akeem Badmus popularly known as Baddy Oosha is another Yahoo boy around.
Though a Nigerian, he spent most if his years in Malaysia. He spends huge sums of money without any noted source of income.
He has rolled with some top celebrities in Nigeria including Davido, Olamide, 9ice etc
His net worth is believed to be around $ 6.1 million.
5. Investor BJ
He was shot to fame when a popular son featured his name with other yahoo bites in it .The song was by 9ice and titled Living things.
He posted a picture of himself to validate to claims of being recognized by Gucci when he purchased items from them.
He’s worth $5.5 million.
6. B Naira
Adewale Adebayor is a musician who is a heavy fraudster as well. He only uses the music as camouflage.
He owns a music studio and other small businesses.
B Naira is worth $5.8 million
7. King Jide
King Jide is a South African based Nigerian whose extravagant lifestyle has earned him a number of followers on Instagram
He was shot to the limelight when he reportedly spent 5 million Naira a night.
His estimated net worth is $5.5 m
8. Shy Boss
Shy boss isn’t shy with display of wealth as his name suggests.
He’s one Gee boy who has a fleet of luxurious cars and big mansions across the length and breadth of the country.
He’s estimated to be worth $5 million.
Opa6ix is a Nigerian music producer, socialite, entrepreneur, and the boss of 6ix Empire records. He is famously known in the Nigerian music industry for being one of the few people in Nigeria whose name has been dropped in the songs of almost all contemporary Nigerian musicians.
He was later declared wanted by the police in August of 2021. The police report read.
“The public is hereby notified that Opaogun Oluwasegun Akinola whose photograph appears above is wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in a case of Conspiracy, Computer Related Fraud and Obtaining Money under False Pretence,”.
He’s worth $3million.
10. Aremo Gucci.
Aremo Gucci is one if the internet gangsters in Nigeria who has no known businesses or source of income but yet spends even more than the big earners.
He has a large fanbase on Instagram and is believed to to be worth $2.5 million.
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