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JUSTICE AT LAST IN AMERICA: Nigerian Born TEXAS Couple, CHUDY NSOBUNDU, Wife, SANDRA Sentenced to 7Months in Jail, 7Months of Home Confinement, Ordered to pay Restitution of over $121,000…For Enslaving a Nigerian Woman as Nanny, Forced to work nearly 20 hours daily without pay for TWO Years * ‘I am GUILTY of unlawful conduct with respect to documents in furtherance of forced labor’-Sandra * ‘ I am GUILTY of Visa fraud in respect to the Nigerian Nanny’-Chudy *Submitted False Application at Department of State to obtain Visa for Nanny * Forcefully collects her passport, visa and copies of her bank statement from her. Originally agreed to pay illiterate Maid $100 a month, but never paid her * Nigerian Nanny woman works every day from 5:30 a.m. to 1 a.m. without Breaks, only eats leftovers (not fresh food), Forced to drink milk left in couple’s children eaten Cereal, Never allowed to take Hot Showers * Nigerian Woman Rescued on October 10, 2015, after a tip was made to United States National Human Trafficking Resource Center BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

JUSTICE AT LAST IN AMERICA: Nigerian Born TEXAS Couple, CHUDY NSOBUNDU, Wife, SANDRA Sentenced to 7Months in Jail, 7Months of Home Confinement, Ordered to pay Restitution of over $121,000…For Enslaving a Nigerian Woman as Nanny, Forced...

FACING JUSTICE IN AMERICA: NIGERIA’S King of Scam in South Africa, ONYEKACHI OPARA Extradited to United States…Attempting to swindle Millions of Dollars from Americans *FBI ensure his extradition since many of his victims are American citizens *Plans to dupe thousands of victims into transferring money to him and his co-defendant in a phony email scheme * ‘Today’s extradition shows that defendants who allegedly target American victims from a distance are nonetheless subject to the reach of American justice’-Geoffrey S. Berman, Manhattan United States Attorney * Opara arrived in the Southern District of New York on the morning of 26 January 2018. His co-defendant, David Chukwuneke Adindu sentenced to 41 months in prison for participating in the e-mail compromise scams * Allegations lodged against Opara in the indictment was unsealed on 26 January 2018 in Manhattan federal court * “Technology changes daily, so do the tactics used by scammers to prey on unsuspecting victims. This case and others we are aggressively investigating every day prove, regardless of these criminals efforts to disguise their illegal activity, we won’t stop pursuing them”- William F. Sweeney Jr., FBI Assistant Director BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES & TOM IWEKA/ CRIME CORRESPONDENT IN JO’BURG, SOUTH AFRICA

FACING JUSTICE IN AMERICA: NIGERIA’S King of Scam in South Africa, ONYEKACHI OPARA Extradited to United States…Attempting to swindle Millions of Dollars from Americans *FBI ensure his extradition since many of his victims are American...

YOBE STATE UNDER ATTACK IN 30 MINUTES: Boko Haram Invades Government Girls Technical College to Harass, RAPE, Abduct 100 Teenage students in Dapchi village…President BUHARI orders Investigation, Assures Families of abductees that kidnapped girls will be brought back alive *Militants wear full military attires, wield machine-gun mounted trucks, opened fire on school * Other lucky students and teachers flee, climbing fences to escape * ‘More than 50 students still missing’-Yobe state government officials * ‘I saw the Militants. They arrived about 5:30 p.m. in the village. The school girls were in dorms and I was in my dorm when we heard gunshots and screaming. I counted nine of their vehicles — two were land cruisers with machine guns on top — filled with fighters in military uniforms’-Mohammed Bilal, an Islamic studies teacher at the school * “The entire country stands as one with the girls’ families, the government and the people of Yobe State. This is a national disaster. We are sorry that this could have happened and share your pain. Our gallant armed forces will locate and safely return your missing family members”-President BUHARI BY NURENI MUMMINU/CRIME REPORTER, YOBE STATE

YOBE STATE UNDER ATTACK IN 30 MINUTES: Boko Haram Invades Government Girls Technical College to Harass, RAPE, Abduct 100 Teenage students in Dapchi village…President BUHARI orders Investigation, Assures Families of abductees that kidnapped...

DEVELOPING IN AMERICA: NIGERIA’S Economic & Social Rights Group, SERAP Begs President TRUMP to Release Sani Abacha’s STOLEN $500Million Nigerian Fund…’Money is Proceeds of Corruption traced to Nigeria’s ex-Dictator’ *Letter addressed to WHITE HOUSE, cites United States obligations as a signatory to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption * Pleads that Trump’s Administration “promptly initiate civil asset forfeiture proceedings” to ensure that the funds are swiftly returned to Nigeria *Reveals that Nigeria’s lost wealth from Abacha and his family had been frozen in accounts and assets around the world * United States Congress has discussed a bill that would see the Nigerian funds placed in a charity to support the victims of Boko Haram-INVESTIGATION * ‘We estimates in 2007 that developing countries lose up to $40 billion a year through corruption’-The World Bank * “President Barack Obama earlier met with Nigeria’s President Buhari and made a commitment to return this sum to the government of Nigeria. This has been subject to legal challenge, and the bureaucratic system in America”-Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, Executive Secretary of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

DEVELOPING IN AMERICA: NIGERIA’S Economic & Social Rights Group, SERAP Begs President TRUMP to Release Sani Abacha’s STOLEN $500Million Nigerian Fund…’Money is Proceeds of Corruption traced to Nigeria’s ex-Dictator’ *Letter...

MASSACRE/LAWLESSNESS IN ZURMI LOCAL GOVERNMENT: GUNMEN Abducts 15 Married Women, Rape 10 Girls in Zamfara State…Kills 41 Innocent Civilians, Attacks Birane Village, 12 Houses Razed under the cover of Darkness * How Herder in the bush with suspected Stolen Cattle, Sheep stirred crisis * Unknown blood-thirsty gunmen brandishing A K 47 assault rifles, axes and sharp cutlasses invade homes, mobilise bandits for Attack *“Police/Military and other sister agencies reacted by combing the bush and it’s environs to salvage the situation and discovered 18 dead bodies”-Public Relations Officer of the Zamfara police, Muhammad Shehu * ‘My Administration strongly condemns Thursday’s massacre of innocent persons in Birane village, Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State’-President Muhammadu BUHARI BY MOHAMMED ALIYU/CRIME REPORTER, Zamfara State & ILEYA NURENI/STAFF WRITER, Abuja

MASSACRE/LAWLESSNESS IN ZURMI LOCAL GOVERNMENT: GUNMEN Abducts 15 Married Women, Rape 10 Girls in Zamfara State…Kills 41 Innocent Civilians, Attacks Birane Village, 12 Houses Razed under the cover of Darkness * How Herder in the bush...

IN URGENT NEED OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: NIGERIAN Mechanical Engineering Genius, OLAYEMI OLUWABAMIGBE SAMSON creates Tri-pod Cycle Business Company in Lagos State…Converting Used Pure Water Nylon to make Designers’ SHOES, BAGS, Rain Coats * Says: ‘Recycled Nylon transforms the Environmental Nuisance into useful Products’ *Pleads with Corporate Organisations to use product to Advertise, Identify with Schools and Markets *VOWS: “Pure Water Nylon will become of value as people will love investing in the initiative and Help create collection hubs across communities in Lagos state because of the popularity the recycling of the used nylons have gained” BY LATIFAT ORIADE/CORRESPONDENT, LAGOS

IN URGENT NEED OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: NIGERIAN Mechanical Engineering Genius, OLAYEMI OLUWABAMIGBE SAMSON creates Tri-pod Cycle Business Company in Lagos State…Converting Used Pure Water Nylon to make Designers’ SHOES, BAGS, Rain...

PAINFUL DEATH: Nigerian Anglican Diocese Reverend, TOCHUKWU MADUANUSI Killed in Auto Crash…Traveling with Son to buy Souvenir for the Children Ministry *Drunk Truck Driver along Oba/Nnewi road, Anambra State overtakes Dangote Vehicle on high speed, Diverts, Crushed him and his little boy at a parking lot * Sympathisers Rushed him, son to the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital where they died * Family, Church members mourn over their death, uncompleted ministry building as hit-and-run driver flee scene BY ANGELINA AMAKCHUKWU/REPORTER, SOUTH EAST NIGERIA

PAINFUL DEATH: Nigerian Anglican Diocese Reverend, TOCHUKWU MADUANUSI Killed in Auto Crash…Traveling with Son to buy Souvenir for the Children Ministry *Drunk Truck Driver along Oba/Nnewi road, Anambra State overtakes Dangote Vehicle on...

HELP TO HELPLESS: NIGERIAN Female Victim of ACID Attack at NINE Years, OBANYE CHIZOBA Receives N10Million Lifeline in Adulthood…For Reconstructive PLASTIC Surgery within 24 hours of Divine Intervention *Earlier Graduates in Biochemistry from Anambra state University *Lament: “When I go out, people will look at me and be scared of me. Little kids will see me and run away, they will cry as if they saw a ghost. If you have a problem with your fellow girl, she will insult you with what happened to you. God! It was not easy but grace was too sufficient” *Reach her Directly on her Nigerian Cellphone Number at: +234-816-408-0060 * Unknown Philanthropist takes to Instagram @kbkkonline to thank Nigerians * “My Uncle’s Wife poured Acid on Me’-OBANYE, Acid Survivor * “I just helped an Acid Attack Survivor Obanye Chizoba raise about 10,000,000 naira for her plastic surgery within 24hrs”-Silent Millionaire BY CHINWE OBIOMA/STAFF WRITER, ANAMBRA STATE

HELP TO HELPLESS: NIGERIAN Female Victim of ACID Attack at NINE Years, OBANYE CHIZOBA Receives N10Million Lifeline in Adulthood…For Reconstructive PLASTIC Surgery within 24 hours of Divine Intervention *Earlier Graduates in Biochemistry...

TRENDING IN AMERICA: NIGERIAN-British Actor, DAVID OYELOWO Headlines HOLLYWOOD’S Most Famous Latest Blockbuster Movie ‘GRINGO’…Set for Release worldwide March 9, 2018 in USA, Becomes First Black Actor to play an English king in a major production of Shakespeare * Drama/Action trailer reveals mild-mannered American businessman traveling to Mexico, crosses line from citizen to criminal relating with shady colleagues, international mercenaries, drug lords and Drug Enforcement Administration * I hour 50 minutes movie Celebrates professionalism of Nigerian Actor * Oyelowo in dramatic move screams in Yoruba language ‘Oluwa, Olorun Eledunmare’, translating ‘Lord, God Almighty’ *Movie enjoying great reviews on Cables News Network, BBC, Sky News, New York Times, Daily Mirror Online, TIME Magazine * Oyelowo’s name in America’s Hall of FAME as he earlier played ‘Martin Luther King Jr.’ role in the American biographical drama film ‘Selma’ * Acted MI5 officer Danny Hunter on the British drama series Spooks (known in North America) from 2002 to 2004 *Formed Yoruba Saxon Productions company that co-produced movies which featured him including: Nightingale, Captive, Five Nights in Maine, and A United Kingdom *Appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2016 New Year Honours for services to drama by Queen Elizabeth of England * AWARDS: Received Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actor, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture, Got first Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

TRENDING IN AMERICA: NIGERIAN-British Actor, DAVID OYELOWO Headlines HOLLYWOOD’S Most Famous Latest Blockbuster Movie ‘GRINGO’…Set for Release worldwide March 9, 2018 in USA, Becomes First Black Actor to play an English...

SHOCKING & SHAMEFUL ON GOD’S ALTAR IN LONDON: NIGERIAN Born 55years old BRITISH Pastor, BENJAMIN EGBUJOR Jailed…For Sexually Abusing 15 Year old Girl, another Woman during Private Prayer Sessions *Sentenced at Inner London Crown Court to THREE YEARS AND FOUR Months imprisonment *Found GUILTY of Sexual Assault, Causing or Inciting a child to Engage in Sexual Activity * Offences took place at the Jubilee Christian Centre in Penarth Street, Peckham, where Egbujor was the Archbishop-elect * “Pastor Egbujor told me I had been chosen to attend an individual prayer session. After being taken into his private office, he forced me to undress and oil was poured over me”-Teenage Victim * “Egbujor and Nwenwu preyed on their victim’s vulnerabilities, whilst satisfying their own sexual urges under the guise of private prayer”-Police Constable James Bell, of the Met’s Offences and Child Abuse * “Egbujor and Nwenwu exploited the trust of their congregation when they targeted and abused these victims. They believed their position within the church would protect them from facing justice, but the court has held them accountable for their actions. I hope this conviction serves to empower victims of sexual violence to come forward and report to police, and as a warning to offenders who think they can use their position to protect them from the law”- Detective Inspector Angela Craggs of the Met’s Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Command BY TIMOTHY OKENLA/STAFF WRITER, LONDON

SHOCKING & SHAMEFUL ON GOD’S ALTAR IN LONDON: NIGERIAN Born 55years old BRITISH Pastor, BENJAMIN EGBUJOR Jailed…For Sexually Abusing 15 Year old Girl, another Woman during Private Prayer Sessions *Sentenced at Inner London Crown...