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PORT-HARCOURT GIRL, GLORY OF NIGERIA IN AMERICA: NIGERIAN Genius CHINELO OKPARANTA WIN 2017 Great Immigrant Honoree AWARD from Carnegie Corporation of New York…Working as Assistant Professor of English & Creative Writing (Fiction) at Bucknell University *Remains Research Fellow of C. Graydon and Mary E. Rogers Faculty *Received BS from Pennsylvania State University, MA from Rutgers University, and MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop *Recipient of Colgate University Olive B. O’Connor Fellow in Fiction as well as University of Iowa’s Provost’s Postgraduate Fellowship in Fiction *Nominated for a US Artist Fellowship in 2012, Awarded additional fellowships and faculty appointments/visiting professorships at Columbia University, Purdue University, Middlebury College (Bread Loaf’s John Gardner Fellow in Fiction), Howard University (Hurston/Wright Foundation Summer Writing Workshop Fiction Faculty), City College of New York, and Southern New Hampshire University * Winner: 2014 Lambda Literary Award, 2016 Lambda Literary Award, 2016 Jessie Redmon Fauset Book Award in Fiction, 2016 Inaugural Betty Berzon Emerging Writer Award from the Publishing Triangle, and a 2014 O. Henry Prize *Finalist for 2013 Caine Prize for African Writing, 2013 Society of Midland Authors Award and 2014 Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative in Literature BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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INSPIRING OVERSEAS: STANLEY OKORO is a NIGERIAN Born NUMBER ONE Plastic Surgeon in AMERICA…Specializes in Facial Rejuvenation, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Augmentation, Complicated Breast Surgery, Tummy tuck, (Abdominoplasty), Laser Liposuction and Brazilian buttock lift *VOTED 2011, 2012, & 2013 ‘Compassionate Doctor Award’ by Patient Choice, Listed in the ‘Guide to America’s Top Surgeon’ 2011, 2012, 2013 edition by the Consumer’s Research Council of America. Named one of America’s Top Surgeons in 2014 *Graduated with Honors from Meharry Medical College, Was Surgeon at Emory University in Atlanta Georgia *Joined United States Navy, worked as Chief of General Surgery at the US Naval Hospital Great Lakes *As Navy Commander, served as Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at our ‘President’s Hospital’, world famous National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda Maryland * Certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery and American Board of Surgery * Currently on staff at: ASUCH Surgery Center, Emory MidTown Hospital, Northside Hospital, WellStar Kennestone Hospital, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Windy Hill Hospital BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

INSPIRING OVERSEAS: STANLEY OKORO is a NIGERIAN Born NUMBER ONE Plastic Surgeon in AMERICA…Specializes...

PASSION FOR A UNITED, PEACEFUL NIGERIA: NIGERIAN Lawyer, ZANNAH MUSTAPHA Secures Release of over 100 CHIBOK Girls, Receive UNITED NATIONS TOP AWARD…Given the annual Nansen Honor for ‘crucial-mediating’ role, work in helping children affected by the long-running conflict *2016 United Nations’ Recipients were 2,000 Volunteers that saved the lives of thousands of migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe * “I look forward to being a worthy ambassador, for such a noble award”-50 year old Nigerian UN Award winner BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF/UNITED STATES

PASSION FOR A UNITED, PEACEFUL NIGERIA: NIGERIAN Lawyer, ZANNAH MUSTAPHA Secures Release of over 100...

BUSTED: TWO NIGERIAN LADIES, IFY MBA, AMMANDA CHIOMA Charged for HUMAN Trafficking, Sex Slavery in GHANA…Trafficked SIX Girls from Lagos, Ekiti and Enugu states *Unemployed Immigrants appear before an Accra Circuit Court * Pleads Guilty for Commercial Sex Work *Faces Stiff BAIL term in the sum of GHc70,000.00 with three sureties each * Lodges at Kormens Hotel, Baatsonaa * “We were brought from Nigeria by Ify and Ammanda on transit to Germany and Dubai where we were to be employed as house-maids, but were forced against our will to go into having open-sex with over 10 men daily. No water or food was given us for refusal to trade our bodies for sex”-Trafficked Victims cry out to Ghana Police BY KAFO KWEKU/CRIME REPORTER, ACCRA

BUSTED: TWO NIGERIAN LADIES, IFY MBA, AMMANDA CHIOMA Charged for HUMAN Trafficking, Sex Slavery in GHANA…Trafficked...
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‘Lagosians: Get Ready for Increase in Transport FARES from March 1st’-Lagos State Government …’We Approved Fare increase from 20% to 50% on BRT, LAGBUS, Franchise Buses’ * ‘Economic downturn severely impacts Public Transport’ * ‘We will Reform Public Transport Operation, Create World Class Infrastructure’ * ‘Under the New Development: Ikorodu to CMS formerly N195 is now N300, representing over 65 percent increase, N75 to N100 for a ride from Ikorodu to Mile 12; From Ikorodu to Fadeyi is now N200 from 120’ * ‘No More Room for OKADA, Danfo (Yellow Buses), MOLUE’-INVESTIGATION

‘Lagosians: Get Ready for Increase in Transport FARES from March 1st’-Lagos State Government …’We...

Bullet Proof Toyota 2016 Land Cruiser…Most Popular Armored Vehicle in the World * Celebrity Car for Politicians, Entertainers and Elites start from $183,500 *Original Glass replaced with Ballistic Design *Possesses a Horsepower of 381 hp @ 5,600 rpm, Maximum Speed 130 (209.2) Mph (Kph) *Features: 20″ Alloy wheels, Cruise control, Electric heated seats, Electric windows *Doors, Frames reinforced with Ballistic Steel, Composite lightweight materials, overlaps and spall guards

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MAKING NIGERIA PROUD OVERSEAS: 21 YEAR old NIGERIAN, UGOCHI IHEZUE Wins MISS WORLD 2017 Top Model Award…Defeats Contestants from Thailand, China and Croatia *Stands 188cm TALL being tallest contestant in Miss World 2017 *Gets Direct Entry in Top 40 as prize for winning this round, Joins Miss Dominican Republic who won Sports event recently *TOP Model Category is a PRIME Contest of Miss World Pageant *Top Model established in 2004, considered a strong indicator for final results *RECORDS: FOUR of the winners of Top Model title later won Miss World – China PR in 2007, Russia in 2008, Philippines in 2013 and Spain in 2015 BY EVELYN ABAMURE/FASHION WRITER, AMSTERDAM

MAKING NIGERIA PROUD OVERSEAS: 21 YEAR old NIGERIAN, UGOCHI IHEZUE Wins MISS WORLD 2017 Top Model Award…Defeats...

BREAKING NEWS: EFCC Arrests 20Year old CREDIT Card King, YUSUF BALOGUN ALABI, alias ‘Monica Donal’ from Hideout in Lagos…For STEALING $5,400 Canadian Dollars of catering entertainment outfit in Brantford, Canada *Scam Surfaces after prosecution of Tony Ifeoluwa Adebero, a young Nigerian undergraduate of Thompson Rivers University in British Columbia for Wire Fraud *Dropped FAKE NAMES of Bacon Jamie Cecil as the person that actually wired the funds to Tony in Canada *Why TD Canada Trust Bank asked for details of person who made transfer to account within 12 hours * “I Admitted to Anti-graft agency, that I single-handedly perpetrated the fraud, with the use of credit card numbers”-Balogun BY OPEMIPO IREWOLE/CRIME WRITER, LAGOS

BREAKING NEWS: EFCC Arrests 20Year old CREDIT Card King, YUSUF BALOGUN ALABI, alias ‘Monica Donal’...

45 MINUTES WITH FORMER PUNCH Newspaper REPORTER: ‘I CREATED ‘AVoice4Us’, the First MOBILE JOURNALISM Platform for Digital Activism in Nigeria’-Peter Okeugo, Fellow of Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative of United States Consulate General, Lagos, Nigeria …It is a Civic Media Solution to Nigeria’s Social Injustice and Human Rights Violation’ * Selected by UNESCO to Attend the 2017 MAB Youth Forum in Italy *Participated in the 2017 Summer Youth Assembly at the United Nations in New York, in achieving the United Nations 2030 Global Goals for Sustainability *Contributed to designing a sustainability model for ‘Shake The World’, a South Africa-based social enterprise to eradicate poverty, provide employment for local women in KwaZulu-Natal Province *Remains Associate Fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society, London as awarded by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II *Still an Alumnus of ex-President Barrack Obama’s Emerging Leaders’ Program from the YALI Regional Leadership BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

45 MINUTES WITH FORMER PUNCH Newspaper REPORTER: ‘I CREATED ‘AVoice4Us’, the First...
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BREAKING NEWS: END OF THE ROAD FOR 30YEAR OLD FRAUDSTER IN TEXAS: NIGERIAN KING of FRAUD ON AMERICAN Student VISA, AMECHI Colvis Amuegbunam JAILED 46 Months in Federal PRISON…Scam involved 10 victims totaling a loss of over $3Million *Pleads GUILTY to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, He’s been in custody since the time of his arrest in August 2015-Plea Documents * Ordered to pay $615,555.12 in Restitution for his role in what has become known as a “Business Email Compromise” scheme * Sends Fake emails to companies in the Northern District of Texas to wire transfer funds as instructed on a pdf document that was attached to the email. * ‘Investigation of this particular scheme began when two companies in the Dallas/Fort Worth area reported to the FBI Dallas office that they had received targeted spear phishing emails’-U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: END OF THE ROAD FOR 30YEAR OLD FRAUDSTER IN TEXAS: NIGERIAN KING of FRAUD ON AMERICAN...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Medical Doctor, NOBLE EZUKANMA Faces Conviction for STEALING $50Million Medicare FUND in AMERICA…Sentenced to 200 Months in Federal Prison *Ordered to pay $34,003,151.24 in Restitution for Shameful Role in Texas *Guilty for ONE COUNT of conspiracy to commit Health Care Fraud and six counts of health care fraud * “This is the kind of flagrant fraud that drives up health care costs to consumers everywhere”-U.S. Attorney John Parker, Northern District of Texas BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Medical Doctor, NOBLE EZUKANMA Faces Conviction for STEALING $50Million Medicare...

SHAMEFUL IN AMERICA: 30 YR OLD NIGERIAN Fugitive, EKENE SAMPSON AKPURU alias Patrick Beckham on Expired VISA and US Born Girlfriend, Lauren Elizabeth Lees in POLICE NET for FRAUD & Forgery…Use FAKE Identifications, Innocent Americans’ Social Security card to buy Lxury cars & $100,000 in gift cards *Used proceed of crime-funds to buy Building(Condo) in Scottsdale-Arizona *Arrested in the process of buying another Mercedes worth about $245,000 *Police found numerous unused gift cards worth over $140,000 in his Home *Engages in credit cards purchase of thousands dollars in gift cards and money wired to Bank Accounts in Nigeria, Presently held on a $500,000 cash bond * “Scottsdale couple used fake names and stolen identifications to purchase luxury vehicles and over $100,000 in gift cards”-Scottsdale POLICE BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

SHAMEFUL IN AMERICA: 30 YR OLD NIGERIAN Fugitive, EKENE SAMPSON AKPURU alias Patrick Beckham on Expired...
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PORT-HARCOURT GIRL, GLORY OF NIGERIA IN AMERICA: NIGERIAN Genius CHINELO OKPARANTA WIN 2017 Great Immigrant Honoree AWARD from Carnegie Corporation of New York…Working as Assistant Professor of English & Creative Writing (Fiction) at Bucknell University *Remains Research Fellow of C. Graydon and Mary E. Rogers Faculty *Received BS from Pennsylvania State University, MA from Rutgers University, and MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop *Recipient of Colgate University Olive B. O’Connor Fellow in Fiction as well as University of Iowa’s Provost’s Postgraduate Fellowship in Fiction *Nominated for a US Artist Fellowship in 2012, Awarded additional fellowships and faculty appointments/visiting professorships at Columbia University, Purdue University, Middlebury College (Bread Loaf’s John Gardner Fellow in Fiction), Howard University (Hurston/Wright Foundation Summer Writing Workshop Fiction Faculty), City College of New York, and Southern New Hampshire University * Winner: 2014 Lambda Literary Award, 2016 Lambda Literary Award, 2016 Jessie Redmon Fauset Book Award in Fiction, 2016 Inaugural Betty Berzon Emerging Writer Award from the Publishing Triangle, and a 2014 O. Henry Prize *Finalist for 2013 Caine Prize for African Writing, 2013 Society of Midland Authors Award and 2014 Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative in Literature BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

PORT-HARCOURT GIRL, GLORY OF NIGERIA IN AMERICA: NIGERIAN Genius CHINELO OKPARANTA WIN 2017 Great Immigrant...

INSPIRATIONAL: NIGERIAN Born American, OBIOMA PAUL IWUANYANWU Teaches World Literature and Critical Theory in Central State University…Survivor of the Igbo genocide in Nigeria is a Fellow of International School of Theory in Humanities *WINS Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars * At 4years old suffered from Kwashiorkor, effects of then Nigerian government’s blockade of importation of food and relief materials into Biafra * Studied English Language and Literature at Imo State University (now Abia State University), graduated with honors with minors in History and Linguistics * Gained Master’s degree from University of Jos with a thesis on the novels of George Orwell and Wole Soyinka * Moved to America to resume doctoral studies at Syracuse University, later earning his PhD in English and Textual Studies *REVEALED: Views on Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s writing models BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

INSPIRATIONAL: NIGERIAN Born American, OBIOMA PAUL IWUANYANWU Teaches World Literature and Critical Theory...

INSPIRATIONAL: NIGERIAN Lady, IHILESEN OPEYEMI EHIMIAGHE Bags FIRST CLASS Law Degree in University of Lancaster…Celebrated as ‘Overall Best Student with Honour in Faculty’ *Overcome Obstacles of losing Father earlier, Loses Mother as Orphan in Final Year * Worked THREE Shifts of JOBS in United Kingdom to make ends meet * Received Support from Friends and Family all through school * “I had my eyes on bagging a First Class Law degree, even after I lose my father and mother”-Ehimiaghe BY TIM ROBERT/REPORTER, Lancaster

INSPIRATIONAL: NIGERIAN Lady, IHILESEN OPEYEMI EHIMIAGHE Bags FIRST CLASS Law Degree in University of...
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INSPIRING ABROAD: NIGERIAN MUSIC Star, YEMI ALADE Wins at America’s 3rd Annual African Entertainment AWARDS…Nominated in FOUR Categories, Emerge Winner in All fronts *Won in Category of: Best Female single, Best Female Artist of the Year, International Artist of the Year and her ‘Mama Africa’ for best album *Receives Honor from New Jersey General Assembly for meritorious Record of Service, Leadership and commitment *PLUS How she got official Invite to the 2017 Grammy Awards BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

INSPIRING ABROAD: NIGERIAN MUSIC Star, YEMI ALADE Wins at America’s 3rd Annual African Entertainment...

EX-NAFDAC DG, LATE DORA AKUNYILI’S DAUGHTER REIGNS IN USA: NJIDEKA AKUNYILI Crosby, Nigeria’s Born ‘Graffiti-Millionaire’ Painter WINS 2017 MacArthur Fellow AWARD…Shines as Africa’s No 1 Artist in Los Angeles *Receives $625,000 Award Funds from the MacArthur Foundation *Her ART Studio is Mecca-of-sort in industrial area south of downtown L.A. *Lived in USA for 18 years, Shipped every last of her paintings for Exhibitions around the country *Solo Show ‘Front Room: Njideka Akunyili Crosby — Counterparts’ opened at the Baltimore Museum of Art *Staged: ‘Njideka Akunyili Crosby: Predecessors’ at the Tang Museum at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York *Applies the mix-media of techniques and materials together with imagery from United States and Nigeria, Studied Fine Art and Biology at Swarthmore College * Had a stint at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts before earning an MFA in painting from Yale University *Her permanent collections dots Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Hammer * “I Plan to use parts of the funds to travel to Nigeria for an extended period to do research on arts. I want to go deeper”-NJIDEKA BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF/UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

EX-NAFDAC DG, LATE DORA AKUNYILI’S DAUGHTER REIGNS IN USA: NJIDEKA AKUNYILI Crosby, Nigeria’s...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Youths ONLY Moral VOICE for the MASSES-Areafada CharlyBoy, Nigerian Musician/Activist ….Says: ‘Outstanding young Nigerians in Diaspora placed Nigeria in good light before the nations of the world’ * Recalls: ‘A young man got multiple dagger stabs while shielding me in protest’ * Nigerian Youths drum support for SACK of former SGF Babachir Lawal and ex-DG NIA Ayodele Oke’ * ‘At my present age of 66 years, only chains we have to loose is our Fear’ BY FUNKE OLAYOKE/REPORTER, LAGOS

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Youths ONLY Moral VOICE for the MASSES-Areafada CharlyBoy, Nigerian Musician/Activist ….Says:...
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BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S Born OLUSEGUN ASEKUN is AFRICA’S Number ONE Immigrant Attorney in TEXAS…Emerges Top 10 Immigration Lawyer in AMERICA *Nominated, WINS Lawyer of Distinction 2017 Category Honor *He’s 10 in every 100 Attorneys in America Excellent in Immigration Matters * Certified, Licensed in New York, Graduates in LLM, BL, JD * Received over 20 Renowned Awards on Immigration Professionalism *Law Office of Olu Asekun ESQ provides high quality, specialized immigration services to individuals and Organizations all over the United States and Abroad *Represent individuals, Corporations, Government agencies all over USA *Author of famous books: ‘A Handbook for Aliens to Remain Legal in the United States, GOD VS. SCIENCE My Testimony:True Life Story’, Prayer Vitamins: Essential nutrients for spiritual growth BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S Born OLUSEGUN ASEKUN is AFRICA’S Number ONE Immigrant Attorney in...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S BEST THREE Orthopaedic Surgery Doctors in AMERICA Unveiled…Shinning at Avante Orthopaedics in Washington DC, Maryland, Texas *Dr. Aham E. Onyike, Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializes in joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee, fracture care, work-related injuries, sports medicine and athletic injuries, still Assistant Professor orthopaedic surgery at Howard University Hospital *Dr. Ladipo Adewole, Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializes in pediatric and adult deformity correction and orthopaedic trauma *Dr. Ojeyemi is a Board-eligible, highly successful in Orthopedic Surgery of the spine with specialty in operative/non-operative management of spine disorders *PLUS How Avante company Received Honorary Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgical Consultancy at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital *Members: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Other Associations *Call Avante Orthopaedics in DC +1 ((202) 544-5858)/(240) 772-1572, Houston (Texas) (713) 876-6518, Victoria Island (Lagos) +23417101957 BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S BEST THREE Orthopaedic Surgery Doctors in AMERICA Unveiled…Shinning...

MAKING NIGERIA PROUD IN AMERICA: Lieutenant JESSE EKENE, American Born Naval Officer with Nigerian Parentage is a Professional Car Racer…Competing Full Time in NASCAR K&N Pro Series West for Patriot Motorsports Group *One of three African-American drivers actively competing in NASCAR series *Still remains Racing Ambassador for the Phoenix Patriot Foundation *Fully involved in various Philanthropic and Military-related activities *Served as Host for a Veteran’s family prior to the Coca-Cola 600 *Was part of the NASCAR Salutes program that honors US military personnel * Featured as guest/co-host of NASCAR.com’s GarageCam series *Received NASCAR Diverse Driver Award BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF/UNITED STATES

MAKING NIGERIA PROUD IN AMERICA: Lieutenant JESSE EKENE, American Born Naval Officer with Nigerian Parentage...
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LET’S SAVE NIGERIAN DYING JOURNALIST: AUSTIN FAIR NWAULU, Nigeria’s Famous REPORTER Battling STROKE on SICK Bed….Unable to cater for Medical Challenge due to unpaid Salaries at National Mirror, Hallmark, Business Hallmark Newspapers *Already Exhaust all Personal Savings, Auction Properties *Reasons Nigeria don’t have Official Standard Salaries Template for Press *Why Nigerian Journalists Have No Insurance during Assignments *BEGS: “I Don’t Want to DIE, Pain is Too Much. Please Help Me with Donations to Austin Fair Nwaulu, DIAMOND BANK Acct No: 0038475459” *To reach him directly on Hospital BED, call: +234 803 324 7569 *STROKE: ‘The sudden death of brain cells due to lack of oxygen, caused by blockage of blood flow or rupture of an artery to the brain. Sudden loss of speech, weakness, or paralysis of one side of the body can be symptoms’ BY OLU ADEBOWALE/STAFF WRITER, ABUJA

LET’S SAVE NIGERIAN DYING JOURNALIST: AUSTIN FAIR NWAULU, Nigeria’s Famous REPORTER Battling...

INSPIRING: NIGERIA’S journalist, AMINA YUGUDA of Gotel Television WINS BBC World News Komla Dumor Award…Receives Honor for consistent Investigative News on high-profile stories including the Boko Haram insurgency * News Presenter begins three-month placement at the BBC in London * Award created to honour Komla Dumor, a presenter for BBC World News, who died suddenly aged 41 in 2014 * She impressed the panel with her story-telling and her ability to convey complex ideas in a way that resonates with a wide audience * “It was a huge honour. I was overwhelmed with joy. Storytellers have always had an important role in Africa… this is what defines us. Today journalists are taking on that responsibility”-Amina rejoices * BBC World Service Group Director Francesca Unsworth: ‘Yuguda was a worthy winner. She possessed Komla’s sterling virtues in Investigative Journalism’ *Receives Ovation from Nigerian-American Press Association BY KUNLE OLAWOLE/REPORTER, LONDON & GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

INSPIRING: NIGERIA’S journalist, AMINA YUGUDA of Gotel Television WINS BBC World News Komla Dumor...

MEDIA Retirement PLANS for ‘MIRACLE MAN OF REUTERS’: ‘ I Want to be a CAREER DIPLOMAT for NIGERIA in Europe or Republic of Ireland’-NIYI BABADE, Al-jazeera Award winner, International Journalist, Documentary Filmmaker …Earlier worked for Cables News Network, Associated Press and other international media platforms *Highly respected in Reuters for Breaking News, Investigative Journalism *Presently Producing/Directing OPDAT TV News, Dublin * ‘I want to use my profound International media experiences to celebrate Nigeria in good light to the West and eastern blocs’ * ‘My appointment as an Ambassador will surely enhance and bring positivity to Nigerians in every sphere of life’ * ‘No More Delays in Nigerian e-Passport Issuance or Renewals Abroad’ * ‘President BUHARI tried in Foreign Policies, Returning Nigeria positively to Honor in International Community’ BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

MEDIA Retirement PLANS for ‘MIRACLE MAN OF REUTERS’: ‘ I Want to be a CAREER DIPLOMAT...
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INSPIRATIONAL: NIGERIAN Born Plateau State Native DEBORAH AJAKAIYE Still First Female Physics Professor in AFRICA…Becomes First Black African named Fellow of the Geological Society of London *Studied Physics in University of Ibadan, Created First Gravity map of Nigeria *Received Master’s degree at the University of Birmingham in England, and had her Ph.D. in Geophysics from Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria *Served as former Lecturer at Ahmadu Bello University and the University of Jos, later as Dean of Natural Sciences *Remains First Nigerian Woman to win Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society Award *Retires, Devote time to a Nigeria-based charity, CCWA founded in 1991 *PLUS How geovisualization has been used to locate both mineral deposits and groundwater in Nigeria BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF/UNITED STATES OF AMERICA & COLLINS ABE/STAFF WRITER, ABUJA

INSPIRATIONAL: NIGERIAN Born Plateau State Native DEBORAH AJAKAIYE Still First Female Physics Professor...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘FACELESS Group, Fraudsters Behind FAKE Protest against Nigerian Government, NO Demonstration on Sat, Nov 4, 2017 at WHITE HOUSE in Washington DC’-Niger Delta Amnesty Students in AMERICA …Says: ‘We Are Not Part of Them, They are Saboteurs and Deceivers’ *Warns: ‘Stop spreading Misleading, Mischievous Information about us on Social Media’ * ‘Desist from Lying to Nigerians on our Welfare as government sponsored students in different various higher learning in USA’ * ‘Our Allowances, Tuition Fees have been paid up to September 2017 and the Office has promised to pay up to November 2017 when the next payment is made in October, 2017’ * “We wish to disassociate Niger-Delta Amnesty students from any attempt to tarnish the image of Nigeria in America through outright lies, falsehood and blackmail”-Jimmy Iwezu, student leader in Alabama State University BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: ‘FACELESS Group, Fraudsters Behind FAKE Protest against Nigerian Government, NO...

BREAKING NEWS: 37 Year old NIGERIAN-American Biophysicist, JOHN DABIRI still Reigning Professor of Aeronautics/Bioengineering at Stanford University in United States …Formerly Dean at the California Institute of Technology *Famous for research on Hydrodynamics of Jellyfish propulsion and the design of a vertical-axis wind farm adapted from schooling fish *Received MacArthur Fellowship Award for his theoretical Engineering work *Honored with Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research, a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists * Named as one of Popular Science magazine’s “Brilliant 10” scientists in 2008 *Listed by Bloomberg Businessweek magazine among 2012 Technology Innovators, Awarded NSF research grants EIGHT times in five different fields * Established Caltech Field Laboratory for Optimized Wind Energy * Born to parents of Nigerian immigrants: Father, a Mechanical Engineer, Mother-Computer Scientist BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: 37 Year old NIGERIAN-American Biophysicist, JOHN DABIRI still Reigning Professor of Aeronautics/Bioengineering...
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OPINION-DR. DAYO OLOMU: British Born Nigerian Encyclopedia Champions Successful Business Models in United Kingdom …Humble story of a Quintessential, famous Media Icon @50 devoid of Scandal *QUOTES: “People of excellence go the extra mile to do what’s right” ― Joel Osteen *“I do the very best I know how, the very best I can, and I mean to keep on doing so until the end” ― Abraham Lincoln *“Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way” ― Booker T. Washington

DR. DAYO OLOMU: British Born Nigerian Encyclopedia Champions Successful Business Models in United Kingdom …Humble...

‘Still on that DOG Matter’-Reuben Abati *Says: ‘In Islam Religion, a Dog is like a Pig, a Taboo’ *Explains: ‘Go and do your Investigation, you are not likely to find Muslim families keeping dogs as Pet’ States: ‘In Africa, Dog is referred Dirty and Vile’ *Echoes: ‘In the South South, a Dog is a Special Delicacy for the Family Soup Pot’ *Narrates: ‘If a Dog in America is a king, in Nigeria it is a Sacrificial Lamb’ *QUOTE: “Should anybody then give the suggestion around here that Buhari is a sacrificial lamb or an edible offering? What nonsense!”

‘Still on that DOG Matter’-Reuben Abati *Says: ‘In Islam Religion, a Dog is like a...

Separating the Journalist from the Spokesperson…In Defense of Fourth Estate of the Realm *Why Readers, Fans feel Betrayed when a media practitioner crosses into Government BY REUBEN ABATI, Columnist, former Senior Special Adviser, Media and Public Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan

Separating the Journalist from the Spokesperson…In Defense of Fourth Estate of the Realm *Why...
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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘I AM Fully Ready to WIN Nigeria’s 2019 Presidential ELECTIONS’-OLAYODE OLUSEUN, Foremost Business Analyst at CHEVRON Nigeria Ltd …Over 99.9 Percent of Nigerian youths have made up their minds to take the responsibility of leadership in Nigeria as we speak * ‘I intend to democratize politics by changing the laws to ensure that political processes, including elections, are controlled by citizens’ * ‘My 3 Points Agenda will decentralize Information Creation Dissemination through working to ensure diverse political and policy viewpoints’ * ‘Our Govt will Eliminate Media Oligopolies, Create opportunity for Independent and Public Media’ * ‘I am contesting under Action Alliance, a party of young minds with great ideology towards good governance and mostly wellbeing of people’ * ‘By Hardwork, I built My First Mansion at the age of 27 Years’ *States: “A large number of our women and children are suffering beyond expectation, it is never easy for a family to feed themselves in Nigeria’ BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘I AM Fully Ready to WIN Nigeria’s 2019 Presidential ELECTIONS’-OLAYODE...

TRENDING: ‘The TRUE GLORY of Ekiti State Disappears’-Babafemi Ojudu, Special Adviser on Political Matters to Nigerian President …Hunger, Hopelessness etched on faces of Children, Youth and Elders * ‘Under Ayodele Fayose, we are in the age of gloom, surely doom is waiting at the end of the tunnel’ *’In the past, our towns with different names from Omuo to Efon, from Emure to Iye shared beautiful identities’ *Expressed Regrets: ‘This is not the Ekiti of my youth. It is not the Ekiti of my dreams’ * ‘Ekiti state only have an Emperor in power with no legacy for leaders of tomorow’ * ‘I am already rolling up my sleeves, getting ready to go to work. Certainly, with our sweat and determination we will make Ekiti great again’ BY OLAYEMI OPAKUNLE/POLITICAL REPORTER, EKITI STATE

TRENDING: ‘The TRUE GLORY of Ekiti State Disappears’-Babafemi Ojudu, Special Adviser on Political...

REVEALING: ‘GOD has Destined Me as Next PRESIDENT of Nigeria in 2019′-Governor Ayo Fayose of EKITI State …’I am President in Waiting, Last Administration in Ekiti left BAD DEBTS of N25billion loan bond, Commercial loan of N35billion *Central Bank of Nigeria deducting N1.2billion from our Allocation till year 2036 & Why Femi FALANA don’t like me’ * ‘Our Govt will witness Hope and Restoration of Civil Rule in the country’ * ‘It’s Time to put a young man in authority, The man that have what it takes for Leadership’ * ‘I Don’t Want to be a Billionaire, but to become President of Nigeria’ * ‘We Are Investigating Ekiti State Govt utilization of BAILOUT Funds’-EFCC * ‘EFCC has no Respect for Nigeria’s Court Judgement, To Fighting Corruption Allegation is not Enough’ * ‘Ekiti state got the least in BAILOUT FUNDS of N4.7billion in Nigeria, We are owing ONLY 4months salaries’ BY KAYODE OPEMADE/STAFF WRITER, ADO EKITI

REVEALING: ‘GOD has Destined Me as Next PRESIDENT of Nigeria in 2019’-Governor Ayo Fayose...
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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘WE spend $30,000 Annually to Stage DDEA HUMANITARIAN AWARD in AMERICA’-Demian Ndubuisi Chukwu, Nigerian-American Chairman/CEO Deedee Group of companies, Maryland, USA …I became Millionaire in Nigeria at the age of 37 years *Designed to give award to those helping or giving back to the community, a way to encourage others to start helping the poor *Still facing Lack of Sponsor, Divisiveness among Nigerians in Diaspora * ‘This Year’s event holding September 16th in Baltimore Maryland, USA will feature German’s Superstar, Me-Razor and Nollywood Star, Charles Awurum’-Demian BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘WE spend $30,000 Annually to Stage DDEA HUMANITARIAN AWARD in AMERICA’-Demian...

ON A HIGHER GROUND! Nigerian Medical Doc, Songwriter Releases Song in ‘God’s Praise’…Says music is Eclectic, African Rhythm, Jazz blend

ON A HIGHER GROUND! Nigerian Medical Doc, Songwriter Releases Song in ‘God’s Praise’…Says music...

¡IRRESISTIBLE EN AMÉRICA! ‘Mis Ojos, Sexiest en mi Te de ‘-te de Cuerpo, premio de Cameroonian ganando a actriz en Texas Palabras de *Her: ‘mi Trato de Hollywood indecible’ *Confession en Sr. Right: “todavía Buscando, el tiempo de Dios es el Mejor” *Why ella es la Actriz africana más atractiva en América

¡IRRESISTIBLE EN AMÉRICA! ‘Mis Ojos, Sexiest en mi Te de ‘-te de Cuerpo, premio de Cameroonian...
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HONOR FOR NIGERIA ABROAD: NIGERIAN Doctor, Anambra State Genius BENNET OMALU Wins AMERICAN Medical Association AWARD…Still First Person in the World to Identify Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in Sports *Presents Detailed Paperwork on CTE to National Football League *Justified as work justified change the face of American football *At 16 years joined University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Earned Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) at 22 years *Graduates in Masters of Business Administration from Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University * “I discovered that science and faith actually go together, because, science and faith seek the truth, and there can only be one truth”-OMALU * ‘Omalu identified chronic brain damage, as a major factor in the death of other professional athletes, particularly football players. He called the disease Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy or CTE. Omalu is without question, the winner of the distinguished service award’-Andrew Gurman, President of American Medical Association BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF/UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

HONOR FOR NIGERIA ABROAD: NIGERIAN Doctor, Anambra State Genius BENNET OMALU Wins AMERICAN Medical Association...

SUCCESS AGAINST ALL ODDS: NIGERIAN Born Anambra State Man, VINCENT AGULUEFO Wins 2017 World’s Greatest Bodybuilding Heavyweight NPC Ruby Championship in USA…Defeats 50 Others to earn GOLD Trophy * Honored FIRST PLACE in Men’s Bodybuilding Heavyweight, Overall Winner & Men’s Classic Physique and Overall Outlook’ * Strongly Holding Unto the Promises of God in Miracles * ‘Always I Believe I will Make NIGERIA proud Abroad’-Aguluefo * His favorite QUOTE: “Sometimes we gotta walk through fire to be purified Gold, Believe in Yourself Always” BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

SUCCESS AGAINST ALL ODDS: NIGERIAN Born Anambra State Man, VINCENT AGULUEFO Wins 2017 World’s Greatest...

FROM 20 YEARS TILL DATE: NIGERIA’S MAGIC PLAYER, ‘Jay Jay OKOCHA’ Wins BOLTON WANDERERS’ Best Player Award…Fans says he is best player to have ever played at the Reebok Stadium, now Macron Stadium *Beats former Spain defender Ivan Campo and French forward Youri Djorkaeff * Jay Jay captures the hearts of not only the Bolton faithful, but football fans across the country for his silky skills and cheeky smile *REMARKABLE: Shine for Trotters on 145 occasions, played in the Carling Cup Final – where he scored two unforgettable free-kicks in the semi-final first leg – and and also in the UEFA Cup BY CHUKA NINIABU/SPORTS REPORTER, UNITED KINGDOM

FROM 20 YEARS TILL DATE: NIGERIA’S MAGIC PLAYER, ‘Jay Jay OKOCHA’ Wins BOLTON WANDERERS’...
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UNVEILED:ASAFO Market, Africa’s hottest leading Mart in North America…Receives Patronage from Africans in Diaspora daily*Rated on Social Media as ‘Hot Spot’ for African Groceries*Untold Success Stories of Lawrence Dumfeh, Ghana’s High Chief behind Asafo*“There’s nothing African you are looking for you will not find in Asafo store”-Bukola Ayomide, a Nigerian Medical Aid Specialist*“The man is so hardworking, very humble, honest and focused”-Yvvone Achampong, Ghana’s Hair Stylist*“My husband is African and he buys his groceries every weekend from Asafo Market to prepare us African spicy meals at home”-Quinneth Gunther, American Registered Nurse*Entertain customers by African songs of ‘Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Amachi Dede, Oliver de Coque, Yvonne Chakachaka, King Sunny Ade, Manu Dibango’

UNVEILED: ASAFO Market, Africa’s hottest leading Mart in North America…Receives Patronage...

UNVEILED: KEMI’S KITCHEN!’Africa’s No 1. Restaurant in Heart of Texas’…Plans to open new branch in Dallas-Forthworth (DFW) in 12 months*’We provide varieties of African delicacies in 100 % healthy, well-sanitized zones, under good temperature’-Don Badejo, ace American-trained Restauranteur*Secret behind the outstanding success and growth in 13 years exposed* Couple profess undying love for each other even if there’s re-incarnation*’Majority of our customers are White/Black Americans, Latinos & Africans’-Kemi Badejo, Chief operating officer* Quote: “ Every good restaurant in the world begins with food safety, followed by food quality”

UNVEILED: KEMI’S KITCHEN! ‘Africa’s No 1. Restaurant in Heart of Texas’…Plans...

LARGEST NUDIST CHRISTIAN CHURCH IN AMERICA! Weird Internet Church in Florida where Pastor, Members Naked…Nudity, Nudist, Sex allowed * Congregation claims: ‘God looks only at the Heart’ * Membership attracts $15 per person!

LARGEST NUDIST CHRISTIAN CHURCH IN AMERICA! Weird Internet Church in Florida where Pastor, Members Naked…Nudity,...

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