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Who is Abidemi Rufai? Biography, Wikipedia, Arrest, Age, Family, Net Worth 

Moyedele also known as Sandy Tang is a Nigerian human resource expert and the Special Assistant to the Ogun State Governor Prince Dr Dapo Abiodun. He was arrested in the United States by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for alleged $350,000 wire fraud. Abidemi Rufai was born on November 6, 1978.



Abidemi Rufai

Real Names

Abidemi Rufai Moyedele

Date of Birth

November 6, 1978


42 Years (2020)






State of Origin




Net Worth

Under Review

Abidemi Education

Abidemi Rufai is a graduate of Lagos State University, Lagos. He holds a Masters Degree in Public administration from the same university.

Abidemi Rufai age is 42 years old

As per the article published on Kiro on May 17, 2021, he was claimed to be of that age.

So far now, the aide to the Nigerian government has kept his low profile regarding his personal details. Therefore, he has not shared any deets about his actual date of birth.

Hailing from Lekki, Nigeria, Abidemi Rufai belongs to a Nigerian nationality.

Abidemi Rufai Wikipedia

Abidemi Rufai Wikipedia is still out of vision.

Nonetheless, we can find the suspected fraud Rufai being addressed on several leading media including BBC, The Spokesman-Review, and so on.

Moreover, he replicated his fraudulent unemployment claims in Hawaii, Wyoming, New York, and so on.

Abidemi Rufai career and Business

Abidemi Rufai is the Special Assistant to the Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun.

In 2019, He contested to represent Ijebu North/Ijebu East/Ogun Waterside Federal Constituency at the National Assembly under the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC) but lost to Adekoya Adesegun of PDP.

He was appointed the Special Assistant to the Ogun State Governor Prince Dr Dapo Abiodun in 2019.

Abidemi Rufai Arrest and Crime

According to reports, he was arrested in Seattle. The Acting United States Attorney Tessa Gorman said Abidemi Rufai was arrested at the JFK Airport in New York for his involvement in over $350,000 unemployment benefits scam from Washington State Employment Security Department.

Abidemi Rufai was reported to have stolen over $350,000 unemployment pandemic relief fund. He was alleged to have used over 100 Washington residents to file claims with ESD to get pandemic-related unemployment benefits.

He also filed the same claims across Hawaii, Wyoming, Massachusetts, Montana, New York, and Pennsylvania.

Abidemi Rufai used different email addresses to request for the relief funds which was paid into online payment accounts like ‘Green Dot’ accounts, or wired to bank accounts controlled by “money mules.”

The money were mailed to Jamaica, New York address of Rufai relative. Over $288,000 of the funds were traced to an American bank account controlled by Rufai.

Gorman reported that investigation into the crime commenced since April 2020.

Abidemi Rufai Personal Life

Accorfing to Contents101, Abidemi Rufai is married with children.

Abidemi Rufai car

Abidemi Rufai Biography Net Worth
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Abidemi Rufai Net Worth

Abidemi Rufai net worth is yet to come to light, unfortunately.

However, we’re keeping his tabs and update once it’s accessible in any authentic online sources.

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