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BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Born American, IDON AKOGUN, First to Create Sustained Education Program Linkages between Institution of Learning in Western World and AFRICA…Our initiative will ease the pains of African migrants planning to travel Abroad to acquire lasting education *Electronic Education Initiative “e-DON” was assembled and tirelessly structured to empower our youths NEVER to limit their education (www.e-don.org) * We utilize live interactive video connectivity (video conferencing) to connect students in developing nations with faculty in developed nations *The program targets Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education *PLUS How Nigerian National Universities Commission accepted, approved the project and officially introduced it into Nigerian University system BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN Born American, IDON AKOGUN, First to Create Sustained Education Program Linkages between Institution of Learning in Western World and AFRICA…Our initiative will ease the pains of African migrants planning to travel...

TRENDING WORLDWIDE: Top NIGERIAN Journalists, Media Houses emerge Finalists in NIGERIA MEDIA NITE OUT AWARD 2017…Ceremony features 21 Media Award Categories, Set for Sunday, September 17 at Lagos Airport Hotel, Ikeja by 3:00pm *Kunle Rasheed (City Rovers), Azuh Arinze (YES Magazine), 4 others compete for Editor of the Year * Nigeria Investigative Journalist of the Year in the Diaspora: Tunde Agoi (AFP), Abby Phillips (Washington Post), George Elijah Otumu (NAIJA Standard newspaper), Femi Oke (Aljazeera Television) * Asabeafrika, Naija.com, Belanaija, Juliablaise, 2 others in BLOG of the Year *Nigeria’s BEST Online Newspapers: Punchng.com, Sunnewsonline.com, Vanguardngr.com, Premiumtimesng.com, Thenationonlineng.net, Completesportsnigeria.com * “We will be history in the Nigerian Media Industry as a pacesesetter in rewarding the hardwork and selfless service of media professionals to humanity”-Sola Olugbemiro, Publisher, Ace Magazine, ceo of Solkem Nigeria Limited BY SAMSON SHOAGA/MANAGING EDITOR, ABUJA

TRENDING WORLDWIDE: Top NIGERIAN Journalists, Media Houses emerge Finalists in NIGERIA MEDIA NITE OUT AWARD 2017…Ceremony features 21 Media Award Categories, Set for Sunday, September 17 at Lagos Airport Hotel, Ikeja by 3:00pm *Kunle...

BREAKING NEWS: SEUN KUTI Embarks on WORLD MUSIC CONCERT to United States…Takes EGYPT’80 Band on Afrobeat performance Tour *First Show kicks off in Texas Wednesday, September 27 at 8 PM – 11:59 PM CDT, Chicago, Washington DC, Other cities on list *Venue: Trees Dallas, 2709 Elm St, Dallas, Texas 75226 *Doors open: 8:00 PM, Show start: 8:30 PM for All Ages *Ticket: $20 per Head, can be purchased at: www.ticketfly.com *Set for Yabis, to perform latest music albums and Play ‘Abami Eda’ songs BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: SEUN KUTI Embarks on WORLD MUSIC CONCERT to United States…Takes EGYPT’80 Band on Afrobeat performance Tour *First Show kicks off in Texas Wednesday, September 27 at 8 PM – 11:59 PM CDT, Chicago, Washington DC,...

INSPIRATIONAL: BRITISH Born NIGERIAN Broadcaster, FEMI OKE is QUEEN of Aljazeera Television…Graduates from Birmingham University, had Bachelor’s degree in English literature and language, hosts ‘The Stream on Al Jazeera English’ *Started Journalism at 14 years as then Junior Reporter with UK’s First Talk Radio station London Broadcasting Company *Earlier presents BBC’s flagship Educational Science Programme ‘Science In Action’ *Worked for GMTV, London Weekend Television, Men & Motors and Carlton Television * Joined CNN in 1999, worked for NINE years as a former anchor for International’s World Weather service at the network’s global headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

INSPIRATIONAL: BRITISH Born NIGERIAN Broadcaster, FEMI OKE is QUEEN of Aljazeera Television…Graduates from Birmingham University, had Bachelor’s degree in English literature and language, hosts ‘The Stream on Al Jazeera English’ *Started...

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ONE ON ONE with NIGERIA’S Genius NKECHINYERE CHIDI-OGBOLU, 18year old Doctor of Philosophy degree American student…Howard University Alumna 2017 pursues Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering in University of California Davis * Nigeria Medical Institutions would benefit from my Areas of Research * ‘I left Nigeria at 14 years, Graduated in Chemical Engineering and eyeing my Doctoral degree program since my Parents were fully behind me 100 percent’ * ‘I am Ready to IMPACT my Generation Positively’ * ‘I am an Active Member of US Engineering Honors Society, Tau Beta Pi’ *Fluent in English, Yoruba, French, learning Korean language *PLUS her latest book: ‘Tales of an Über Minor in College’ NOT UBER TAXI BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, AMERICAN BUREAU CHIEF

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ONE ON ONE with NIGERIA’S Genius NKECHINYERE CHIDI-OGBOLU, 18year old Doctor of Philosophy degree American student…Howard University Alumna 2017 pursues Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering in University...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN, 25 years old lady in Cyprus, IFEOMA CHINENYE ONUIKE Graduates FIRST CLASS in ENGLISH Common LAW at Girne American University *Becomes BEST Graduating Student with a cumulative grade point average of 3.99/4.00 after all her courses from her first through her fourth year *Anambra state born lady earlier studied Business Management in University of Nigeria Nsukka and graduated in 2012 BY LUARETTA IKEMBA/REPORTER, CYPRUS & GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIAN, 25 years old lady in Cyprus, IFEOMA CHINENYE ONUIKE Graduates FIRST CLASS in ENGLISH Common LAW at Girne American University *Becomes BEST Graduating Student with a cumulative grade point average of 3.99/4.00 after all...

DEMONSTRATION IN NIGERIA: NIGERIAN GROUP Set to PROTEST in London, Abuja for BUHARI to RETURN Home or RESIGN…Dates fixed for August 7, 2017 at 9am in Nigeria, 11am in United Kingdom *Extend invitation to civil organizations, general public, to the sit-out * Sit-out protests which would hole simultaneously in London and Abuja *Demand for return of the president back to Nigeria or for his resignation due to his ill-health *Claims: “In line with the provisions of Section 40 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria which guarantees the right to peaceful assembly, and in exercise of that right, we have therefore, written a letter to the Police and other relevant security agencies requesting for protection as we exercise our fundamental right as enshrined in the constitution” BY LAWAL MOHAMMED/DIPLOMATIC WRITER, UNITED KINGDOM & KOLA OWODE/REPORTER, ABUJA

DEMONSTRATION IN NIGERIA: NIGERIAN GROUP Set to PROTEST in London, Abuja for BUHARI to RETURN Home or RESIGN…Dates fixed for August 7, 2017 at 9am in Nigeria, 11am in United Kingdom *Extend invitation to civil organizations, general public,...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘NIGERIAN Man, KEVIN KUNLAY WILLIAMS VOTED illegally in America’s 2012, 2016 Elections’-Federal Bureau of Investigation …Commits Felon of Firearm’s possession, Indicted in $12 Million Stolen Identity Refund FRAUD * Guilty of Mail fraud, aggravated identity Theft, voter Fraud, illegal re-entry * Used school employees’ identifications stolen from a payroll company to file more than 2,000 fraudulent federal income tax returns * “Williams was deported in 1995 but allegedly returned illegally in 1999 and voted illegally in 2012 and 2016 elections”-Federal Grand Jury BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: ‘NIGERIAN Man, KEVIN KUNLAY WILLIAMS VOTED illegally in America’s 2012, 2016 Elections’-Federal Bureau of Investigation …Commits Felon of Firearm’s possession, Indicted in $12 Million Stolen Identity...

SHAMEFUL: TWO NIGERIAN Most WANTED Fraudsters in Canada Arrested, Others on the Run…For Stealing $10million, Possess Stolen 47 Credit Cards *Toronto Police Arrests Adedayo Ogundana (45) charged with two counts of fraud of over $5,000; 10 counts of fraud under $5,000; possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000; and possession of proceeds of crime *Adekunle Johnson Omitiran (37) had compromised information on thousands of individuals across Greater Toronto Area * “Items found in the raid include $39,000 in cash, $310,000 worth of watches and about $390,000 worth of clothing, jewelry, accessories, liquor and a number of notebooks containing the personal information of at least 5,000 GTA residents”-Det. Sgt. Ian Nichol BY AYINDE OLUWAGA SAMUEL/CRIME REPORTER in TORONTO

SHAMEFUL: TWO NIGERIAN Most WANTED Fraudsters in Canada Arrested, Others on the Run…For Stealing $10million, Possess Stolen 47 Credit Cards *Toronto Police Arrests Adedayo Ogundana (45) charged with two counts of fraud of over $5,000;...

INSPIRATIONAL ABROAD: NIGERIAN Born Federal University of Oye EKITI PROFESSOR, OPEYEMI ENOCH wins $1million (£658,000) Cash in Europe…For Solving 156-year-old Riemann Mathematics Hypothesis *Riemann Hypothesis is considered one of the hardest maths problem Devised in 1859 * ‘I made a key breakthrough in 2010 which later enabled me to solve the puzzle, which is one of the seven Millennium Problems in Mathematics’-Enoch *PLUS How he was inspired by his students to resolving the puzzle BY KEN ONWUKA CHIKA/SENIOR CORRESPONDENT IN AUSTRIA

INSPIRATIONAL ABROAD: NIGERIAN Born Federal University of Oye EKITI PROFESSOR, OPEYEMI ENOCH wins $1million (£658,000) Cash in Europe…For Solving 156-year-old Riemann Mathematics Hypothesis *Riemann Hypothesis is considered one of the...