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INVISIBLE HANDS OF GOD’S MIRACLE: NIGERIAN resident in Britain, TOYIN OGUNDIPE Delivers BABY BOY inside Plane enroute New York…Got into labor midway into her flight from Paris-to-New York *Pregnant mother moved into more spacious First Class section as flight’s air hostesses attend to Toyin’s traveling 4-year-old daughter (Amy) * Saved by American-based Dr. Sij Hemal-a second year Urology resident at Cleveland Clinic’s Glickman Urological/Kidney Institute & Dr. Stefanie Ortolan of Senlis, France, a pediatrician * How her contractions were about 10 minutes apart and the plane arrived JFK International Airport on emergency * New Baby boy, mother receives medication at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in New York * “Her contractions were about 10 minutes apart, so a pediatrician (Dr. Stefanie Ortolan, of Senlis, France) and I began to monitor her vital signs and keep her comfortable”-Dr. Hemal * “I was relaxed because I knew I was in safe hands. They did everything a doctor or midwife would have done if I was in the labor room. They saved my life and that of my new baby whom I named Jake”-TOYIN BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

INVISIBLE HANDS OF GOD’S MIRACLE: NIGERIAN resident in Britain, TOYIN OGUNDIPE Delivers BABY BOY inside Plane enroute New York…Got into labor midway into her flight from Paris-to-New York *Pregnant mother moved into more spacious...

AFRICAN UNITY: BUHARI Congratulates LIBERIAN President-elect, GEORGE OPONG WEAH on Historic Victory…Weah’s victory is an affirmation of the will of the Liberian people to remain united, peaceful and prosperous *Pledged Nigeria’s readiness to work with Liberia on issues of mutual interest at bilateral, regional and global levels for the benefit of citizens of both countries * ‘Peaceful conduct of the historic presidential run-off election is another plus on Africa’s democratic scoreboard * Applauds National Election Commission of Liberia, Regional, International observers for success of the electoral process and strengthening of post-conflict democracy in Liberia * Hails President Sirleaf that she deserves special commendation for the statesmanship shown in ensuring free and fair elections BY CHIKE AYILA/REPORTER, ABUJA

AFRICAN UNITY: BUHARI Congratulates LIBERIAN President-elect, GEORGE OPONG WEAH on Historic Victory…Weah’s victory is an affirmation of the will of the Liberian people to remain united, peaceful and prosperous *Pledged Nigeria’s readiness...

SHOCKING: ZAMBIA Immigration, Police Arrest Nigerian Pastor, AUSTIN EBOSELE in Charge of OMEGA FIRE MINISTRIES in Lusaka…Deported for illegal Stay after 48 hours notice to leave the country for Permit Expiry *Pastor, Wife Resist Arrest for FOUR hours, Locked themsleves up in the House * Nigerian Pastor says Zambian Ministry of National Guidance/Religious Affairs Corrupt for deporting Men of God with vast investments in the country *Zambian Govt plans to take over the church, money in the Church Account and Properties after my Deportation * “Zambian Govt Officials demand K30,000 bribe from me to facilitate my stay, They want to take over my Huge Investment in the country”-Pastor Austin * “Zambian government always allow foreigners to start big investments in the country, grow the investment and later deport them so that Zambians can inherit such investments”-Apostle Joshua Suleman, General Overseer, Omega Fire Ministries * “Nigerian pastor’s continued stay in Zambia and the acrimony in Omega Fire Ministries could result into the breakdown of law and order”-Kampamba Mulenga, Zambia Minister of Information and Broadcasting BY LAURETTA OTIGO/RELIGIOUS REPORTER, LUSAKA

SHOCKING: ZAMBIA Immigration, Police Arrest Nigerian Pastor, AUSTIN EBOSELE in Charge of OMEGA FIRE MINISTRIES in Lusaka…Deported for illegal Stay after 48 hours notice to leave the country for Permit Expiry *Pastor, Wife Resist Arrest...

SHOCKING: ‘LIBYAN Human Traffickers Sell NIGERIANS, Africans as Slaves…Harvest their Organs, Mutilate their Bodies, Roasted as SUYA Alive’-Femi Fani Kayode, Nigeria’s former Minister of Aviation *Migrants sold off for little as $800 (£665), Cries they want to go home *Hundreds of Nigerians perish while trying to cross the Mediterranean *Thousands die weekly, 75 percent of African Migrants are Nigerians *Why is African Union, ECOWAS Silence in face of Crisis * “We were Beaten, RAPED, Starved for FOOD. Some of us are even PREGNANT. We want to go back home. Nigerian government should help us”-Nigerian Girls cry for help * “120,000 NIGERIAN Migrants still Stranded in Libya”-INVESTIGATION BY GIDEON IMADENO/REPORTER, TRIPOLI & GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

SHOCKING: ‘LIBYAN Human Traffickers Sell NIGERIANS, Africans as Slaves…Harvest their Organs, Mutilate their Bodies, Roasted as SUYA Alive’-Femi Fani Kayode, Nigeria’s former Minister of Aviation *Migrants sold off for...

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 in Facial Rejuvenation, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Augmentation, Complicated Breast Surgery, Tummy tuck, (Abdominoplasty), Laser...

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 CHIBOK Girls, Receive UNITED NATIONS TOP AWARD…Given the annual Nansen Honor for ‘crucial-mediating’ role, work in helping...

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 SIX Girls from Lagos, Ekiti and Enugu states *Unemployed Immigrants appear before an Accra Circuit Court * Pleads Guilty...

ARRESTED: 42 NIGERIAN Gay Men in Police Net…for seeking HIV Testing and Counseling * Raids of Vincent Hotel douse rumors of homosexuals * ‘LGBT Community in Nigeria were Receiving HIV Testing, Counseling and Education being Nigeria has one of the biggest HIV epidemics in the world’-Bisi Alimi, LGBT British Activist *Says: ‘Those men were trying to save their lives and make their country better by preventing the spread of HIV’ * “42 suspected homosexuals were arrested and the hotel has been condoned off while investigation continues”-Lagos PPRO BY TOPE ANIMASHAUN/STAFF WRITER, LAGOS

ARRESTED: 42 NIGERIAN Gay Men in Police Net…for seeking HIV Testing and Counseling * Raids of Vincent Hotel douse rumors of homosexuals * ‘LGBT Community in Nigeria were Receiving HIV Testing, Counseling and Education being Nigeria...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Amazon, DR. DALI Wins UNITED NATIONS Award…Saving, Caring, Re-integrating BOKO HARAM Widows and Orphans into society *Helped 650,000 displaced persons in the North Eastern Nigeria *Her SON abducted in 2011 during Jos, Plateau State crisis and has not been found till date *Becomes Recipient of the 2017 UN Sergio Vieira de Mello Award *Still first humanitarian actor to set up a livelihood programme for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), takes risk of reaching areas considered inaccessible and dangerous at the peak of Boko Haram’s insurgency * “The Sergio Vieira de Mello Award is conferred biennially, to draw the world’s attention to the unnoticed efforts by individuals, groups and organisations doing something special and unique to reconcile people and parties in conflict”-UNITED NATIONS *PLUS plans for her family trip to United States as Green Card recipients BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Amazon, DR. DALI Wins UNITED NATIONS Award…Saving, Caring, Re-integrating BOKO HARAM Widows and Orphans into society *Helped 650,000 displaced persons in the North Eastern Nigeria *Her SON abducted in 2011 during...

INSPIRING ABROAD: ‘I Am a Ghanaian KING, A Full Time Mechanic in Germany’-King Togbe Ngoryifia Céphas Kosi Bansah, a Millionaire Entrepreneur …Helping to govern more than TWO million Ghanaian and Togolese people *Spends most of his time in oily overalls fixing cars * Grew up in Ghana, Moved to Germany in 1970 before been appointed King * His kingdom covers Gbi in Eastern Ghana on the border of Togo consisting of 300,000 Ewe people *Uses SKYPE to govern his people, still visits Ghana up to eight times per year * PLUS How famous German photographer Christina Czybik captured fascinating lifestyle of this King BY NOEL IMADE/REPORTER, GERMANY & KOFI ADEL, STAFF WRITER, ACCRA, GHANA

INSPIRING ABROAD: ‘I Am a Ghanaian KING, A Full Time Mechanic in Germany’-King Togbe Ngoryifia Céphas Kosi Bansah, a Millionaire Entrepreneur …Helping to govern more than TWO million Ghanaian and Togolese people *Spends most...