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NO PLACE TO RUN: NIGERIA’S Fugitive Oil Mogul, KOLA ALUKO owing $50.9 million RENT in luxury 79th Floor Penthouse New York Condo…Sighted HIDING in Hong Kong in his 213-foot yacht Galactica Star * ‘Nigeria’s business man, Kolawole Aluko used Earnshaw Associates Ltd set up in British Virgin Islands to purchase the 6,240-square-foot (580-square-meter) condo in 2014’-New York City Public Records * “We have issued a $35.3 million mortgage on the 6,240-square-foot spread at 157 E. 57th St., listed Aluko’s ‘Galactica Star’ yacht as collateral and looking to collect what it’s owed plus interest”-Banque Havilland Bank in Luxembourg * ‘Aluko, others accused of pocketing $1.8 billion meant for Nigerian government coffers and spending it on luxury goods around the globe’-INVESTIGATION * “Aluko is a WANTED MAN. Nigeria’s Federal High Court issued worldwide assets’ freeze tied to Aluko, including luxury homes in New York, Los Angeles and London, three private jets, 58 cars and a yacht named the Galactica Star”-EFCC, Nigeria’s anti-graft agency *QUOTE: “He wanted to be where no one would know who he was. He wanted to escape from himself”-Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES & TINA GUADUPE/SPECIAL CRIME CORRESPONDENT, HONG KONG & SAMSON SHOAGA/MANAGING EDITOR, ABUJA

NO PLACE TO RUN: NIGERIA’S Fugitive Oil Mogul, KOLA ALUKO owing $50.9 million RENT in luxury 79th Floor Penthouse New York Condo…Sighted HIDING in Hong Kong in his 213-foot yacht Galactica Star * ‘Nigeria’s business man,...

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘AFRICA’S Stolen Treasures cost me 40 Million NAIRA of my Family Inheritance’-Obafemi Lasode, a former President of Nigeria’s Music Industry …Says: ‘I produced SANGO, the legendary African King’, ‘Paradise Park’ on Nigeria Television Authority Network, won Worldfest Houston Gold Award and United Nation’s Song for Peace award’ * ‘I Have Scripts for 5 other epic movies such as: Osun, Queen Mother, Point of No Return, the story of the Badagry Slave Route, Others * ‘Unending crisis in PMAN is a microcosm of Nigeria as a whole’ * ‘Why majority of Nigerian Musicians are POOR’ BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘AFRICA’S Stolen Treasures cost me 40 Million NAIRA of my Family Inheritance’-Obafemi Lasode, a former President of Nigeria’s Music Industry …Says: ‘I produced SANGO, the legendary African...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘I Have SUED NIGERIA POLICE Force for Parading Me as a CRIMINAL’-Nigeria’s Notorious Kidnapper, Evans … ‘We Have obtained a THREE-MONTH Remand Warrant from the Federal High Court, Abuja, renewable on expiration to keep this suspect in Detention,’ says Nigeria Police Force * ‘We are Investigating Evans’ crime, properties in Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa’ BY LOLADE ODULAJA/DEPUTY CRIME EDITOR, ABUJA

BREAKING NEWS: ‘I Have SUED NIGERIA POLICE Force for Parading Me as a CRIMINAL’-Nigeria’s Notorious Kidnapper, Evans …’We Have obtained a THREE-MONTH Remand Warrant from the Federal High Court, Abuja, renewable...

UNTOLD SECRETS BEHIND NIGERIA’S JUNE 12 ELECTION ANNULMENT: ‘GENERAL IBRAHIM Babangida, President-Elect MKO Abiola would have been KILLED if Election Winner had been Announced’-Professor OMO OMORUYI …Confess: ‘Sani Abacha, Northern Leaders were all against Abiola’s Presidency’ * ‘Professor, I do not see how they will spare you because they know you are my principal confidant’, says of IBB to him * In his book: “Sani (meaning General Sani Abacha) is opposed to a return to civilian rule. Sani cannot stand the idea of Chief Abiola, a Yoruba becoming his Commander-in-Chief” *PLUS the role played by Brigadier General David Mark turned ex-Senate President BY NURENI LAWAL/SPECIAL INVESTIGATION EDITOR, ABUJA

UNTOLD SECRETS BEHIND NIGERIA’S JUNE 12 ELECTION ANNULMENT: ‘GENERAL IBRAHIM Babangida, President-Elect MKO Abiola would have been KILLED if Election Winner had been Announced’-Professor OMO OMORUYI …Confess: ‘Sani...

SHOCKING: ‘We’ve Busted FIVE Serving Nigerian Soldiers, Crime Partners of EVANS Billionaire Kidnapper’-Lagos State Police Command …ONE Arrested, 4 Declared WANTED, Tracking others in Europe * “Evans is a special kind of criminal that needs proper debriefing. We are using him as a case study. This is a man that has committed a lot of crimes”-Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni *GHANA Govt Investigates Evans, Wife, Children for possessing Ghanaian Passports under FAKE NAME ‘Nelson’ BY NURA LUKEMAN, ASSISTANT JUDICIAL EDITOR, LAGOS & UGOCHI EMEKA, DEPUTY CRIME EDITOR

SHOCKING: ‘We’ve Busted FIVE Serving Nigerian Soldiers, Crime Partners of EVANS Billionaire Kidnapper’-Lagos State Police Command …ONE Arrested, 4 Declared WANTED, Tracking others in Europe * “Evans is a special kind...

BREAKING NEWS: Nigerian Serving Federal Judge, HYELADZIRA NGANJIWA Arrested for STEALING $260,000 and N8,650,000 CASH…Arraigned before Justice A.A. Akintoye of the Lagos State High Court * ‘The judge attached to Bayelsa Division of the Federal High Court being prosecuted on a 14 count charge for unlawful enrichment to the tune of $260,000 and N8,650,000’-Nigeria’s anti graft agency, EFCC * Case was adjourned till October 6 and 10 BY NURA LUKEMAN, ASSISTANT JUDICIAL EDITOR, LAGOS

BREAKING NEWS: Nigerian Serving Federal Judge, HYELADZIRA NGANJIWA Arrested for STEALING $260,000 and N8,650,000 CASH…Arraigned before Justice A.A. Akintoye of the Lagos State High Court * ‘The judge attached to Bayelsa Division...

BREAKING NEW GROUNDS: NIGERIAN born Genius, America’s Drone Robotic Expert, DR OSATO OSEMWENGIE Graduates in 7th Masters Degree, Eyes 4th PhD …Completes TWO Books, Two articles to be published within the next four weeks *Selected in 2008 to present at the World Robotics Championships *Studied Unmanned Aircraft Systems at The Ohio State University, University of Cincinnati, University of New York, Regis University BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEW GROUNDS: NIGERIAN born Genius, America’s Drone Robotic Expert, DR OSATO OSEMWENGIE Graduates in 7th Masters Degree, Eyes 4th PhD …Completes TWO Books, Two articles to be published within the next four weeks *Selected...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S Famous Preacher, Apostle Joshua Suleman Receives AMERICA’S HONORARY CITIZENSHIP Award…Nigerian-American Press Association Applaud Honor as ‘Epitome of Excellence, Integrity, Global Acceptance’ …Scheduled to be hosted by lawmakers in South Carolina State Capitol * “I dedicate this award to my wife, Dr Lizzy Johnson Suleman and members of the Omega Fire Ministries, worldwide”-Apostle SULEMAN * PLUS: Benefits of this award INSIDE BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S Famous Preacher, Apostle Joshua Suleman Receives AMERICA’S HONORARY CITIZENSHIP Award…Nigerian-American Press Association Applaud Honor as ‘Epitome of Excellence, Integrity, Global Acceptance’ …Scheduled...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘NOBODY Can Take Away My STOOL’-Oba of Lagos …’YOU lied, We are Akinsemoyin Ruling House chosen by our Ancestors Rightfully until you Manipulated the process’-Prince Adedoyin Adebiyi and Prince Rasheed Modile testifying before an Ikeja High Court BY TEMITOPE AKINLABI/JUDICIAL REPORTER, LAGOS

BREAKING NEWS: ‘NOBODY Can Take Away My STOOL’-Oba of Lagos …’YOU lied, We are Akinsemoyin Ruling House chosen by our Ancestors Rightfully until you Manipulated the process’-Prince Adedoyin Adebiyi and Prince Rasheed...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN, Rasheed Abiodun Akanni, 42, Convicted for MARRIAGE FRAUD in America…Found Guilty of entering into a marriage with a United States citizen for evading Deportation, False statements, Failure to appear before U.S. District Court * ‘Akanni entered the United States from Nigeria on June 3, 2003, on a six-month visitor for pleasure visa. He never left the United States and made several unsuccessful attempts to gain legal status’-Acting United States Attorney Stephen G. Dambruch * ‘He filed for lawful permanent resident status as the spouse of an American woman. The woman later withdrew her support for Akanni’s application. On November 23, 2010, Akanni filed a petition for asylum, which stayed removal proceedings’-Matthew J. Etre, Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations for New England & Denis Riordan, District Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN, Rasheed Abiodun Akanni, 42, Convicted for MARRIAGE FRAUD in America…Found Guilty of entering into a marriage with a United States citizen for evading Deportation, False statements, Failure to appear before U.S....