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CONFESSION OF A MASTERS DEGREE CHRONIC FRAUDSTER: ‘I Have Never met Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former Vice president. I only use his name to deceive innocent Nigerians in a bid to steal their money’-AMINU AHMED YERIMA …Claims: ‘I have exploited over 50 persons on Facebook pretending to be an aide of Atiku. I am from Jade Local Government in Adamawa, same place PDP Presidential Candidate comes from’ *Busted by operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team led by Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari *Collected 50million Naira from victims within SIX Months BY AHMED LAWAL/DEPUTY CRIME EDITOR, ABUJA

CONFESSION OF A MASTERS DEGREE CHRONIC FRAUDSTER: ‘I Have Never met Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former Vice president. I only use his name to deceive innocent Nigerians in a bid to steal their money’-AMINU AHMED YERIMA …Claims:...

BUSTED IN STING OPERATION: NIGERIAN Fraudster, EMMANUEL ANEKE, alias ‘Otunba Cash’ Arrested for STEALING $1.4MILLION Cash in Turkey…Gang hiding inside toilet handcuffed *Clones, intercept Danish’s GM Plast company’s email address *Received funds through front companies like Turkish ED, ZI and N.M *Aneke’s gang members are Popoola, AA Oyemade, AT Fajolu and BO Balogun in Bağcılar *Seized items from Nigerian gangs: 17 mobile phones, 15 sim cards, 3 flash memory, 4 computers, 1 memory card, $85k, €5k, 5 necklaces, 3 bracelets, 2 handcuffs, 2 rings, 1 earring, Rolex watch and numerous crime documents * Turkish Police Department: “We received a letter from Danish Police on 9 May 2018, via Interpol, that an unauthorized access was made to one GM Plast company’s e-mail address. And that the company paid monies into some accounts in Turkey. Investigation by our Cybercrime Department led to the arrest of Turkish ED, ZI and N.M, whose companies were used as fronts. From there we arrested Aneke and his criminal gangs holed up in a luxury hotel” BY CHIMA OBELU/FOREIGN CRIME CORRESPONDENT, Istanbul, Turkey

BUSTED IN STING OPERATION: NIGERIAN Fraudster, EMMANUEL ANEKE, alias ‘Otunba Cash’ Arrested for STEALING $1.4MILLION Cash in Turkey…Gang hiding inside toilet handcuffed *Clones, intercept Danish’s GM Plast company’s...

‘Federal Government will soon destroy and wipe-off Boko Haram’-Nigeria’s President BUHARI …Vows: ‘You can’t be shouting Allahu Akbar (Allah is Great), Allahu Akbar, and be killing innocent citizens and destroying properties all in the name of God’ *We would not allow any group hiding under religion to unleash terror on innocent citizens * I’ll continue to hold former president Goodluck Jonathan in high esteem for accepting defeat in 2015 election * Nigerian entertainers should use their respective talents in promoting the culture of peaceful co-existence and unity among the diverse socio-political groups BY HILARU AHMED/CRIME REPORTER, ABUJA

‘Federal Government will soon destroy and wipe-off Boko Haram’-Nigeria’s President BUHARI …Vows: ‘You can’t be shouting Allahu Akbar (Allah is Great), Allahu Akbar, and be killing innocent citizens and destroying...

SHAMEFUL: UNITED NATIONS Sanctioned NIGERIAN Policeman on peacekeeping mission for Sexually assaulting Under-age GIRL, another woman in Democratic Republic of Congo *Barred from all UN missions, ordered home after investigation found him guilty *Suspect re-assigned by Nigerian government on UN mission to South Sudan *UN request Nigeria Government to report any disciplinary or legal action taken against him * ‘We have vowed to toughen the response to allegations of misconduct by peacekeepers’- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres BY TIM ILOSU/CRIME REPORTER, reporting from Congo

SHAMEFUL: UNITED NATIONS Sanctioned NIGERIAN Policeman on peacekeeping mission for Sexually assaulting Under-age GIRL, another woman in Democratic Republic of Congo *Barred from all UN missions, ordered home after investigation found him guilty *Suspect...

CONFESSION: ‘I Am NIGERIA’S Most Notorious Internet HACKER’-Michael Thompson Williams, trained medical doctor …Hacked into a businessman’s account, swipes N28million * Says: ‘I can hack into any organisation, bank, corporate agencies, government account and anything hackable. My targets are international musicians and celebrities’ * Explain: ‘Nigerian banks are not practicing real banking. Nigerian banks are not secured. If I want to hack into any bank I can clear their money anytime. Nigerian banks do not know that they need to hire professional hackers to protect their accounts’ * ‘I can buy something worth N40 million without paying a dime and still generate bank alert. The bank will still confirm the alert. I have the brain and I am not ashamed’ * ‘Creates FAKE Credit card through cyber ghost 12, could shot down CCTV Camera. Bought expensive Porsche car without paying a cent. Formerly worked in Tolu Medical Centre and Eko medical hospital * ‘The syndicate goes to car shops, buys a car, configures a computer programme that will send a fake payment alert to the seller and by so doing, obtains a car under false pretences’-Lagos Commissioner of POLICE BY FOLABI OYELADE/CRIME REPORTER, LAGOS

CONFESSION: ‘I Am NIGERIA’S Most Notorious Internet HACKER’-Michael Thompson Williams, trained medical doctor …Hacked into a businessman’s account, swipes N28million * Says: ‘I can hack into any organisation,...

INHUMANITY: Nigerian Born British Woman Medical Doctor, AYODEJI ADEWAKUN, Nursing Husband deceitfully Trafficked ‘Slave Nanny’ into United Kingdom from Lagos…Promised earlier to pay £500 per month, only to pay her £15 a month *Nigerian couple seized her passport and threatened to beat her when she asked for her pay * ‘Couple convicted of trafficking by a jury at Southwark Crown Court following an investigation’- Scotland Yard’s Modern Slavery and Kidnap Unit * “The couple persuaded me to come and care for their two children in Erith, south-east London, since 2005. I told told Southwark Crown Court my experience. I was later forced to work all day cleaning the house, cook for the family, was even woken up if the doctor got home late and wanted a snack. I met the Adewakuns during their visits back to Nigeria where my father was employed in a similar role by Adewakun’s parents”-37-year-old victim narrate in tears *PLUS how she escaped the slavery by luck BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/AMERICAN FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF & LAMIDE IYIOLA/CRIME WRITER, London

INHUMANITY: Nigerian Born British Woman Medical Doctor, AYODEJI ADEWAKUN, Nursing Husband deceitfully Trafficked ‘Slave Nanny’ into United Kingdom from Lagos…Promised earlier to pay £500 per month, only to pay her £15 a month...

SHOCKING& SAD: Nigerian-born British model, HARRY UZOKA stabbed to death in London… staggered into the street from a housing estate before collapsing *25 year old signed by Premier Model Management, promising 1.8m-tall model’s face had appeared on billboards in the UK and USA. He had also worked for Zara and Mercedes *Eye witness: “We believe that the incident started at Ollgar House, in Ollgar Close and the victim was assaulted and stabbed before staggering and collapsing in Old Oak Road” * “This is another tragic murder with a young male victim who has met a violent death”-Detective Inspector Beverley Kofi BY SALMON IBIKUNLE/CRIME REPORTER, LONDON

SHOCKING& SAD: Nigerian-born British model, HARRY UZOKA stabbed to death in London… staggered into the street from a housing estate before collapsing *25 year old signed by Premier Model Management, promising 1.8m-tall model’s face...

INHUMAN: NIGERIAN 15 year old Boy, AYANFE OMOSEBI Dies in America…After parents forced him to embark on 44days religious fast in Wisconsin *Nigerian parents, Kehinde and Titilayo Omosebi arrested, placed in handcuffs *Another son, 11 year old boy hospitalized *Mother refused medical treatment, citing religious reasons, taken into Sauk County Jail * 11-year-old in protective custody receiving care at the Children’s Hospital in Madison, the capital city of Wisconsin * ‘The parents would be remanded in custody on possible charges of neglecting a child causing death and neglecting a child causing great bodily harm, until they appear in the Sauk County Circuit Court’-Reedsburg POLICE BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/AMERICAN Foreign Bureau Chief LIVE in Wisconsin

INHUMAN: NIGERIAN 15 year old Boy, AYANFE OMOSEBI Dies in America…After parents forced him to embark on 44days religious fast in Wisconsin *Nigerian parents, Kehinde and Titilayo Omosebi arrested, placed in handcuffs *Another son, 11 year...

CHARGED FOR FELONY VIOLATION: NIGERIAN Man, OLAJIDE NOIBI Arrested for hiding aboard Virgin American Flight 415 in Los Angeles International Airport…Found to possess FAKE Boarding Pass * ‘After the plane took off, flight attendants noticed there was an extra passenger, and when they examined Olajide Noibi’s boarding pass they noticed that it was from the previous day and bore the name of a different person’-FBI spokeswoman, Laura Eimiller BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, AMERICAN Foreign Bureau Chief

CHARGED FOR FELONY VIOLATION: NIGERIAN Man, OLAJIDE NOIBI Arrested for hiding aboard Virgin American Flight 415 in Los Angeles International Airport…Found to possess FAKE Boarding Pass * ‘After the plane took off, flight attendants...

HUMAN TRAFFICKING: NIGERIAN Born Naturalized British Nurse, JOSEPHINE IYAMU, alias ‘Madam Sandra’ Jailed 14 years…For recruiting FIVE Girls into Prostitution in Europe *Formerly set to contest for Edo State House of Assembly as a lawmaker in 2019 *Charged her victims Euro 30,000 and Euro 38,000 to arrange for their travel documents to Europe – profiting over Euro 15,000 from one victim alone *Used a witch doctor to convince her victims they were under her control, Exploit them to fund a lavish lifestyle to Europe, wearing £700 designer shoes *Iyamu and her husband Efe Ali-Imaghodor were arrested at Heathrow Airport on August 24 last year after travelling back from Nigeria. Police found in her possession seven mobile phones and over 30 SIM cards-INVESTIGATION * ‘Sandra Iyamu trafficked Nigerian girls across Sahara desert to Libya before being shipped across the Mediterranean in an inflatable boat. She had been found guilty in the first case of its kind in the UK. ‘-Kay Mellor, National Crime Agency

HUMAN TRAFFICKING: NIGERIAN Born Naturalized British Nurse, JOSEPHINE IYAMU, alias ‘Madam Sandra’ Jailed 14 years…For recruiting FIVE Girls into Prostitution in Europe *Formerly set to contest for Edo State House of Assembly...