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BREAKING NEWS: 37 Year old NIGERIAN-American Biophysicist, JOHN DABIRI still Reigning Professor of Aeronautics/Bioengineering at Stanford University in United States …Formerly Dean at the California Institute of Technology *Famous for research on Hydrodynamics of Jellyfish propulsion and the design of a vertical-axis wind farm adapted from schooling fish *Received MacArthur Fellowship Award for his theoretical Engineering work *Honored with Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research, a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists * Named as one of Popular Science magazine’s “Brilliant 10” scientists in 2008 *Listed by Bloomberg Businessweek magazine among 2012 Technology Innovators, Awarded NSF research grants EIGHT times in five different fields * Established Caltech Field Laboratory for Optimized Wind Energy * Born to parents of Nigerian immigrants: Father, a Mechanical Engineer, Mother-Computer Scientist BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

BREAKING NEWS: 37 Year old NIGERIAN-American Biophysicist, JOHN DABIRI still Reigning Professor of Aeronautics/Bioengineering at Stanford University in United States …Formerly Dean at the California Institute of Technology *Famous for...

INSPIRING OVERSEAS: STANLEY OKORO is a NIGERIAN Born NUMBER ONE Plastic Surgeon in AMERICA…Specializes in Facial Rejuvenation, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Augmentation, Complicated Breast Surgery, Tummy tuck, (Abdominoplasty), Laser Liposuction and Brazilian buttock lift *VOTED 2011, 2012, & 2013 ‘Compassionate Doctor Award’ by Patient Choice, Listed in the ‘Guide to America’s Top Surgeon’ 2011, 2012, 2013 edition by the Consumer’s Research Council of America. Named one of America’s Top Surgeons in 2014 *Graduated with Honors from Meharry Medical College, Was Surgeon at Emory University in Atlanta Georgia *Joined United States Navy, worked as Chief of General Surgery at the US Naval Hospital Great Lakes *As Navy Commander, served as Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at our ‘President’s Hospital’, world famous National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda Maryland * Certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery and American Board of Surgery * Currently on staff at: ASUCH Surgery Center, Emory MidTown Hospital, Northside Hospital, WellStar Kennestone Hospital, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Windy Hill Hospital BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

INSPIRING OVERSEAS: STANLEY OKORO is a NIGERIAN Born NUMBER ONE Plastic Surgeon in AMERICA…Specializes in Facial Rejuvenation, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Augmentation, Complicated Breast Surgery, Tummy tuck, (Abdominoplasty), Laser...

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S BEST THREE Orthopaedic Surgery Doctors in AMERICA Unveiled…Shinning at Avante Orthopaedics in Washington DC, Maryland, Texas *Dr. Aham E. Onyike, Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializes in joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee, fracture care, work-related injuries, sports medicine and athletic injuries, still Assistant Professor orthopaedic surgery at Howard University Hospital *Dr. Ladipo Adewole, Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializes in pediatric and adult deformity correction and orthopaedic trauma *Dr. Ojeyemi is a Board-eligible, highly successful in Orthopedic Surgery of the spine with specialty in operative/non-operative management of spine disorders *PLUS How Avante company Received Honorary Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgical Consultancy at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital *Members: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Other Associations *Call Avante Orthopaedics in DC +1 ((202) 544-5858)/(240) 772-1572, Houston (Texas) (713) 876-6518, Victoria Island (Lagos) +23417101957 BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: NIGERIA’S BEST THREE Orthopaedic Surgery Doctors in AMERICA Unveiled…Shinning at Avante Orthopaedics in Washington DC, Maryland, Texas *Dr. Aham E. Onyike, Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializes in joint replacement...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘MUSIC is MY LIFE, I Can’t LIVE without MUSIC’-Queen JULIETTA, PMAN Chairperson Abuja Chapter …Alleges: ‘PMAN Past Leaders Greedy, Envious and in Conspiracy since Music Association President decline their Corruption Advances’ * ‘I Created Next Female Artist Singing Competition to Discover, Train female talents in the Music Industry’ * BONY-M’s producer in Germany, Helmut Rulofs behind My MAIDEN Album * Performed in lots of Music shows Nationally and Internationally * ‘I’ve NEVER been Sexually Harassed and Won’t be by God’s Grace’ * Produced TWO albums and lots of singles, THIRD album out next year * ‘Not easy growing up, Was Not Born with a Silver Spoon’ *HAD an Italian Father and a Nigerian Mother BY TOMI OLEKA/ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR

BREAKING NEWS: ‘MUSIC is MY LIFE, I Can’t LIVE without MUSIC’-Queen JULIETTA, PMAN Chairperson Abuja Chapter …Alleges: ‘PMAN Past Leaders Greedy, Envious and in Conspiracy since Music Association President decline...

HISTORIC & INSPIRING: ‘I Am the FIRST NIGERIAN Descent to Become a WHITE HOUSE Correspondent for BLOOMBERG News’-Toluse OLORUNNIPA, Nigerian-American Multiple Award Wining Journalist …Report NEWS stories from more than 20 countries on FIVE Continents * Earlier worked as a Florida Correspondent for the News Service since July 2013, Regional News Reporter for Miami Herald in Tallahassee, Florida, as well as a correspondent for the Tampa Bay Times from 2009 to 2013 * Cherishes using PEN to lawfully fight for the helpless in the Society * WON Real Estate Reporting in SPJ’s annual Sunshine State Awards, Society of American Business Editors/Writers; The Bernie E. Glaser Scholarship program BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

HISTORIC & INSPIRING: ‘I Am the FIRST NIGERIAN Descent to Become a WHITE HOUSE Correspondent for BLOOMBERG News’-Toluse OLORUNNIPA, Nigerian-American Multiple Award Wining Journalist …Report NEWS stories from more than...

MEDIA Retirement PLANS for ‘MIRACLE MAN OF REUTERS’: ‘ I Want to be a CAREER DIPLOMAT for NIGERIA in Europe or Republic of Ireland’-NIYI BABADE, Al-jazeera Award winner, International Journalist, Documentary Filmmaker …Earlier worked for Cables News Network, Associated Press and other international media platforms *Highly respected in Reuters for Breaking News, Investigative Journalism *Presently Producing/Directing OPDAT TV News, Dublin * ‘I want to use my profound International media experiences to celebrate Nigeria in good light to the West and eastern blocs’ * ‘My appointment as an Ambassador will surely enhance and bring positivity to Nigerians in every sphere of life’ * ‘No More Delays in Nigerian e-Passport Issuance or Renewals Abroad’ * ‘President BUHARI tried in Foreign Policies, Returning Nigeria positively to Honor in International Community’ BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

MEDIA Retirement PLANS for ‘MIRACLE MAN OF REUTERS’: ‘ I Want to be a CAREER DIPLOMAT for NIGERIA in Europe or Republic of Ireland’-NIYI BABADE, Al-jazeera Award winner, International Journalist, Documentary Filmmaker …Earlier...

45 MINUTES WITH FORMER PUNCH Newspaper REPORTER: ‘I CREATED ‘AVoice4Us’, the First MOBILE JOURNALISM Platform for Digital Activism in Nigeria’-Peter Okeugo, Fellow of Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative of United States Consulate General, Lagos, Nigeria …It is a Civic Media Solution to Nigeria’s Social Injustice and Human Rights Violation’ * Selected by UNESCO to Attend the 2017 MAB Youth Forum in Italy *Participated in the 2017 Summer Youth Assembly at the United Nations in New York, in achieving the United Nations 2030 Global Goals for Sustainability *Contributed to designing a sustainability model for ‘Shake The World’, a South Africa-based social enterprise to eradicate poverty, provide employment for local women in KwaZulu-Natal Province *Remains Associate Fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society, London as awarded by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II *Still an Alumnus of ex-President Barrack Obama’s Emerging Leaders’ Program from the YALI Regional Leadership BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

45 MINUTES WITH FORMER PUNCH Newspaper REPORTER: ‘I CREATED ‘AVoice4Us’, the First MOBILE JOURNALISM Platform for Digital Activism in Nigeria’-Peter Okeugo, Fellow of Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative of United States...

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘I WILL Make NIGERIA and AFRICA proud in ICAF Berlin International ARTS Festival 2017’-Oresegun Olumide, Nigeria’s Genius & Famous Multiple award-wining Artist * PLANS to Showcase his Best OIL on Canvass Paintings *Headlines MAIN EVENT on Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 11:00 PM (CET) *TICKETS Sold-Out at Glashaus, Arena Berlin, Eichenstraße 4, 12435 Berlin Germany * Reveals hidden Secrets of his Outstanding Success in Arts-world * Reasons his Arts design is far Brighter, Better, Appealing than Digital Pictures *Why his Artworks cause Greatest Internet Sensation in AFRICA *Social Media Trending: Attracted 18.7k fans on Instagram, 25k shares on Facebook, 12.6k on Twitter, 10.5k on Snapchat, 9.4k on Tumblr, 12.6k on Google Plus *Ceremony celebrates the Best of EUROPE and AFRICA under one roof GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘I WILL Make NIGERIA and AFRICA proud in ICAF Berlin International ARTS Festival 2017’-Oresegun Olumide, Nigeria’s Genius & Famous Multiple award-wining Artist * PLANS to Showcase his Best OIL on Canvass...

SHAMEFUL IN AMERICA: 30 YR OLD NIGERIAN Fugitive, EKENE SAMPSON AKPURU alias Patrick Beckham on Expired VISA and US Born Girlfriend, Lauren Elizabeth Lees in POLICE NET for FRAUD & Forgery…Use FAKE Identifications, Innocent Americans’ Social Security card to buy Lxury cars & $100,000 in gift cards *Used proceed of crime-funds to buy Building(Condo) in Scottsdale-Arizona *Arrested in the process of buying another Mercedes worth about $245,000 *Police found numerous unused gift cards worth over $140,000 in his Home *Engages in credit cards purchase of thousands dollars in gift cards and money wired to Bank Accounts in Nigeria, Presently held on a $500,000 cash bond * “Scottsdale couple used fake names and stolen identifications to purchase luxury vehicles and over $100,000 in gift cards”-Scottsdale POLICE BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES

SHAMEFUL IN AMERICA: 30 YR OLD NIGERIAN Fugitive, EKENE SAMPSON AKPURU alias Patrick Beckham on Expired VISA and US Born Girlfriend, Lauren Elizabeth Lees in POLICE NET for FRAUD & Forgery…Use FAKE Identifications, Innocent Americans’...

INSPIRING: Nigerian-American, OLUWOLE SOBOYEJO, still World’s Leading Materials Scientist with Research focus on Biomaterials, Use of Nanoparticles…Creates Detection, treatment of Disease, mechanical properties of materials to promote global development * HAD BS Mechanical Engineering at King’s College London *Graduates in Masters, PhD in Materials Science and Metallurgy Honors from Churchill College, Cambridge *Earlier served as Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Secretary General of the United Nations *Worked as President and Provost of the African University of Science and Technology in Abuja, Nigeria, founded by the Nelson Mandela Institutions * He is the son of Professor Alfred Sobojeyo of The Ohio State University and Anthonia Soboyejo BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF/UNITED STATES

INSPIRING: Nigerian-American, OLUWOLE SOBOYEJO, still World’s Leading Materials Scientist with Research focus on Biomaterials, Use of Nanoparticles…Creates Detection, treatment of Disease, mechanical properties of materials to promote...