Audrey Strauss, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced that HABEEB AUDU, a/k/a “Dickson,” a dual citizen of the United Kingdom and Nigeria, was extradited today from the United Kingdom. AUDU was charged with participation in a series of fraud schemes from at least in or about 2013 until at least April 2019, involving the theft and laundering of more than $2 million. AUDU was arrested in London, England, on June 26, 2019, on a provisional arrest warrant, and is the fourth defendant charged in this case. AUDU is expected to be presented on Monday, August 31, before U.S. Magistrate Judge James L. Cott. AUDU’s case is assigned to U.S. District Judge Katherine Polk Failla.