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BREAKING NEWS: ‘Nigerian Police Commissioner in Delta State, other officer Ndifreke Ntafiong alias IWOK behind KIDNAPPING of a Millionaire’s wife’-Festus Keyamo, fiery Lagos lawyer …Petitions Inspector General of Police to take action * Notorious for threatening prominent people in Sapele * Collects Five Million Naira from victim’s family before release *Conspiracy of DPO of Sapele Police Division and Commissioner of Police in Delta State BY RICHARD OWUNIME/DEPUTY CRIME EDITOR in Delta State

BREAKING NEWS: ‘Nigerian Police Commissioner in Delta State, other officer Ndifreke Ntafiong alias IWOK behind KIDNAPPING of a Millionaire’s wife’-Festus Keyamo, fiery Lagos lawyer …Petitions Inspector General of Police...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘Nigeria’s SPORTS Minister is Corrupt, Clueless, Incompetent and Dumb’-Bash Ali, Nigeria’s Boxing Legend/World Champion …’Why President BUHARI should SACK him’ *Says: ‘Sports Administration in Nigeria is DEAD’ *I am the OLDEST boxer, OLDEST boxing champion in the world *PLUS: What Anthony Joshua, British Unified Champion must do to maintain his lead BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: ‘Nigeria’s SPORTS Minister is Corrupt, Clueless, Incompetent and Dumb’-Bash Ali, Nigeria’s Boxing Legend/World Champion …’Why President BUHARI should SACK him’ *Says: ‘Sports Administration...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘We Arrested Ifeanyi Ubah, Nigerian OIL Billionaire for STEALING over N11Billion belonging to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’-Nigeria’s Secret Service * ‘He was behind THEFT of Petrol kept in his tank farm in Lagos’ * ‘He regularly incites members of the Petroleum Tanker Drivers, a critical player in the downstream sub-sector of the Petroleum Industry to refuse/stop the lifting of products’ * ‘He was fully engaged in activities inimical to National Security and Public Order’ * ‘Allegation of theft against my company Mischievous and Misleading’-UBAH * ‘On March 17, about 100 million litres stored at the Capital Oil & Gas depot and over 30 million litres in MRS Limited depot, all in Apapa area of Lagos, were not found when needed-Henry Ikem-Obih, COO for NNPC (Downstream) BY KANMI OYEKUNLE, Anti-graft Staff Writer, Abuja

BREAKING NEWS: ‘We Arrested Ifeanyi Ubah, Nigerian OIL Billionaire for STEALING over N11Billion belonging to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’-Nigeria’s Secret Service * ‘He was behind THEFT of Petrol kept in his...

EX-CHAIRMAN, EDITORIAL BOARD VANGUARD NEWSPAPER BREAKS SILENCE: ‘Professionalism discarded in Nigerian Guild of Editors”-Ikeddy ISIGUZO, famous journalist, Editor-in-Chief/MD, The Oracle Today newspaper …Says: ‘Beyond soliciting for money to organise conventions, money that is never accounted for, the Guild leadership would visit politicians who patronise the peculiar skills’ *’Nigerian Media Performance is Pathetic, Peripatetic and Opaque’ * ‘Democracy without a free press is what the civilian administrations want’ * ‘Nigerian Union of Journalists, Nigerian Guild of Editors have fallen into too much familiarity with politicians’ *Lament: ‘I had watched years of the Guild declining to unacceptable standards of leadership for its members’ *PLUS How Credibility can be brought to Online Journalism in Nigeria BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU, FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

EX-CHAIRMAN, EDITORIAL BOARD VANGUARD NEWSPAPER BREAKS SILENCE: ‘Professionalism discarded in Nigerian Guild of Editors”-Ikeddy ISIGUZO, famous journalist, Editor-in-Chief/MD, The Oracle Today newspaper …Says: ‘Beyond...

BREAKING NEWS: United States Homeland Security arrests Opeyemi Orekan, Nigerian born Rhode Island resident for STEALING over $100,000…Dupes 10 Banks, Face Federal Crime Charges for his criminal offenses *Taken into Custody April 10, Involved in organized fraud ring that use FAKE Nigerian, Ghanaian, South African passports and false identities to scam banks *American Govt charges him with Bank Fraud, Passport Fraud, Identify Fraud, and Access Device Fraud *Defraud Bank of America, Webster Bank and Santander, TD Bank, Wells Fargo, Chase Bank and Others * ‘Investigators have found evidence including passports that were discovered in a ceiling crawl. A bag filled with passports was also found in an old, rolled-up carpet found by the property manager of one of the apartments where Orekan resided. The property manager reported the discovery to the FBI’-Assistant U.S. Attorney Lee Vilker * “Orekan used nine different identities to open bank accounts at branches of Bank of America, Webster Bank, and Santander to deposit counterfeit checks and withdraw funds. Money was then sent to an individual in Nigeria. One account had a reported $37,000 in losses”-DHS Investigators BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: United States Homeland Security arrests Opeyemi Orekan, Nigerian born Rhode Island resident for STEALING over $100,000…Dupes 10 Banks, Face Federal Crime Charges for his criminal offenses *Taken into Custody April 10, Involved...

DEVELOPING: BUHARI Dares CABAL over Health, Resume in Aso Rock…Foils Secret Agenda of Obasanjo, Abdusalami Abubakar and IBB’s meeting in Hilltop Mansion *Nigerian President still on continuous Medication * Why Niger State Governor picked OBJ at the Airport QUOTES: “In compliance with Section 145 of the 1999 Constitution, the president has formally transmitted letters to the Senate and the House of Representatives, intimating the National Assembly ‘that I have resumed my functions as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria after my vacation”BY LOLA IBIYEMI/POLITICAL REPORTER/ABUJA

DEVELOPING: BUHARI Dares CABAL over Health, Resume in Aso Rock…Foils Secret Agenda of Obasanjo, Abdusalami Abubakar and IBB’s meeting in Hilltop Mansion *Nigerian President still on continuous Medication * Why Niger State Governor...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘NEWS that I Am DEAD is a LIE, carried by FAKE BLOG, Irresponsible Blogger’-Tee Mac Omatshola ISELI, former PMAN President …Alleging that the Hoax Reports were figment of imagination * Says: ‘I hereby disclaimed the entire story as UNTRUE’ *Explains: ‘I shall live another 30 years by the grace of God’ * Quotes: “I am OK and alive. I received since last night countless phone calls from the press and my business partners all over the world because of a blogger putting a story out that I died in a car accident in Benin, because of the many calls still coming in I have to go to the internet to state that the story is wrong. Thank you for your love and concern but I shall live another 30 years by the grace of God. story came from http://TheNewsGuru.com/” BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BREAKING NEWS: ‘NEWS that I Am DEAD is a LIE, carried by FAKE BLOG, Irresponsible Blogger’-Tee Mac Omatshola ISELI, former PMAN President …Alleging that the Hoax Reports were figment of imagination * Says: ‘I hereby disclaimed...

REVEALING: ‘President BUHARI is Healthy Enough to Contest and WIN 2019 Elections in Nigeria’-Rotimi Amaechi, Nigeria’s Minister of Transport *Says: “This is a 74-year old man, he is no longer a 58-year-old man, he is not 50…he is not a young man” * ‘Ill-health and his limited activities notwithstanding, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is fit enough to stand for re-election’ * “We are grateful that God has seen our President through the worst period of his convalescence in London. We pray that God continues to see him through this period of recuperation”-Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity) BY TOLU OLUJOBI/POLITICAL REPORTER, ABUJA

REVEALING: ‘President BUHARI is Healthy Enough to Contest and WIN 2019 Elections in Nigeria’-Rotimi Amaechi, Nigeria’s Minister of Transport *Says: “This is a 74-year old man, he is no longer a 58-year-old man, he is...

TRENDING: Nigerian born Britain’s Gold Medalist, Anthony Joshua Knocks Out Ukrainian’s Klitschko…Wins IBF, WBA and IBO World Heavyweight Champion *Displays the Resilience Power of Nigerians in 11th Round for Victory *Wow 90,000 fans at Wembley Stadium *Won 19 straight boxing matches *Hailed as the biggest fight night ever staged in United Kingdom Ring * “I did not know how I was knocked down. The best man won tonight and it’s a massive event for boxing. Two gentlemen fought each other. Anthony was better today”-Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko BY ISABEL KENNEDY/SPORTS WRITER, EUROPE

TRENDING: Nigerian born Britain’s Gold Medalist, Anthony Joshua Knocks Out Ukrainian’s Klitschko…Wins IBF, WBA and IBO World Heavyweight Champion *Displays the Resilience Power of Nigerians in 11th Round for Victory *Wow 90,000...

BREAKING NEWS: ‘JOROMI is the Song of the gods’-Sir Victor UWAIFO, Nigeria’s Guitar BOY, Highlife Music LEGEND *Reveals Joromi’s Encounter with the Devil in HELL *Receives Honor in United Nations, Commonwealth & Advisory Member-American Heritage University in California * Honorary Member of the Biographical Advisory Council, Cambridge, England * Only Nigerian that plays guitar with his FEET and TONGUE *Why he WON 12 Golden Records till date *Evergreen moment as lecturer in the Department of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Benin * PLUS How FOUR NIGERIAN Presidents Applaud his creativity BY GEORGE ELIJAH OTUMU/FOREIGN BUREAU CHIEF, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND FOLA OGUNDANA/ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR IN NIGERIA

BREAKING NEWS: ‘JOROMI is the Song of the gods’-Sir Victor UWAIFO, Nigeria’s Guitar BOY, Highlife Music LEGEND *Reveals Joromi’s Encounter with the Devil in HELL *Receives Honor in United Nations, Commonwealth & Advisory...