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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...

AMERICA’S WIRETAPE INVESTIGATION: NIGERIA’S Most Notorious Drug Supplier in New York, EDWARD AIGBOJIE, 31 Others Busted in Sting Operation…ICE, NYPD found them culpable for Narcotics & Gambling …Sells Narcotic to Undercover police officers on Poker House at 446 Avenue and 536 East 5th Street in the East Village * Police recovered a handgun, a shotgun, an air rifle, a kilogram of suspected cocaine (over two pounds), quantities of heroin, several pounds of marijuana and approximately 2,000 pills of suspected Xanax * Recovered during court authorized searches: $125,000 cash, multiple money counters, gambling records, thousands of poker chips and two vehicles *Investigation uncovered a large-scale cocaine and heroin distribution network BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/AMERICAN FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF

AMERICA’S WIRETAPE INVESTIGATION: NIGERIA’S Most Notorious Drug Supplier in New York, EDWARD AIGBOJIE, 31 Others Busted in Sting Operation…ICE, NYPD found them culpable for Narcotics & Gambling …Sells Narcotic to...

SENTENCED TO SEVEN AND HALF YEARS IN PRISON: NIGERIA’S Most Notorious Drug Trafficker in Britain, ADEWALE ADEROUNMU JAILED…For Supplying Cannabis worth N598 Million (£1.2million) *Worked as Postal delivery Driver, Conspired to supply drugs to North London *55 year old arrested after Border Force officers noticed unusually high number of intercepted drugs packages on his delivery route * Found to have couriered 100 parcels of drugs from Overseas at a street value of £1.2m within six years * Tells court at Old Bailey: ‘I am Guilty, I Committed the Crime’-Adewale * “The issue of corrupt insiders is taken extremely seriously by the NCA in its mission to protect the public. With their privileged access they are crucial enablers of a wide range of criminality. In this case, we worked closely with the Parcelforce Worldwide security team to secure an arrest”-Steve McIntyre, Senior Investigations manager, National Crime Agency BY IMODE ITOHAN/CRIME REPORTER, UNITED KINGDOM

SENTENCED TO SEVEN AND HALF YEARS IN PRISON: NIGERIA’S Most Notorious Drug Trafficker in Britain, ADEWALE ADEROUNMU JAILED…For Supplying Cannabis worth N598 Million (£1.2million) *Worked as Postal delivery Driver, Conspired to supply...

DISGRACEFUL IN THE ‘HOUSE OF GOD’: JAMES ABIODUN ADENIYI, Apostolic Church in Christ General Overseer Arrested for N7.2million Fraud…Collect money from Innocent Victims for Immigrant jobs Abroad, Foreign Travels *Received N5.5 million cash from youths in his church for jobs placement Overseas * ‘It costs me the sum of N1.7million to obtain passports and visas for my church members’-Prophet James Abiodun Adeniyi BY ROLAND IGNATUS/BUSINESS REPORTER

DISGRACEFUL IN THE ‘HOUSE OF GOD’: JAMES ABIODUN ADENIYI, Apostolic Church in Christ General Overseer Arrested for N7.2million Fraud…Collect money from Innocent Victims for Immigrant jobs Abroad, Foreign Travels *Received...

ASSASSINATION IN EDO STATE: 4 NIGERIAN Policemen Killed, Set Ablaze at a Checkpoint in Sabongidda Ora …Ambushed along Uzzebba road *Assailants hid in the bush, waited till law enforcement officers resumed duty *Two of the casualties identified as one Inspector S.E who was set to retire soon and one Sergeant Christian BRIDGET KALU/CRIME REPORTER, EDO STATE

ASSASSINATION IN EDO STATE: 4 NIGERIAN Policemen Killed, Set Ablaze at a Checkpoint in Sabongidda Ora …Ambushed along Uzzebba road *Assailants hid in the bush, waited till law enforcement officers resumed duty *Two of the casualties...

AMERICAN Embassy arrests FAKE Nigerian Oil Mugul, AKINDIPE ADEDAYO…For possessing forged Documents to file for United States non-immigrant Visa *Notifies Nigerian Police Special Fraud Unit in Ikoyi, Lagos *Suspect connived with others to submit FALSE documents such as Guaranty Trust Bank statement of account No: 0228560035 and introduction letter *Charged before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court, Lagos on four-count charge bordering on forgery, altering and impersonation * “In charge No:B/30/2018 that the accused committed the alleged crime on 12 April, 2018 at the United States Consulate General’s office at 2, Walter Carrington Crescent, Victoria Island, Lagos. The accused lied to the U.S. embassy officials that he was the Chief Executive Officer of Akmak Oil and Gas Ltd with the intent to obtain United States non-immigrant Visa before he was arrested. The offences the accused committed were punishable under sections 412, 365(1), 366(1) and 360(1) of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State, 2015”-Police Counsel, Wewe Adegbayi BY TOLULOPE ADEKOLA/JUDICIAL REPORTER, LAGOS

AMERICAN Embassy arrests FAKE Nigerian Oil Mugul, AKINDIPE ADEDAYO…For possessing forged Documents to file for United States non-immigrant Visa *Notifies Nigerian Police Special Fraud Unit in Ikoyi, Lagos *Suspect connived with others...