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Air Peace Boss Denies Alleged US $20M Fraud & Money Laundering Charges, Vows To Prove His Innocence….

Until Friday 22nd November 2019, he was the darling of the Nigerian people, especially for his philanthropic effort of bringing back stranded Nigerians in South Africa for free, through his airline Air Peace. But last Friday, the United States Department of Justice, announced that Allen Onyema, Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, had been indicted for money laundering. They claimed

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Obinwanne Okeke Hires Nigerian Lawyer To Lead His Defense Against The FBI

Obinwanne Okeke, the Abuja based businessman, who was arrested for cyber crime by the FBI, has hired John Iweanoge to lead his defense in the $11M fraud charge against him. The court documents made available to AFP, stated that Mr Okeke hired John Iweanoge, a Nigerian born-Washington DC-based attorney, was hired by Mr Okeke to take over from Rahul Sharma,

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FG Reacts To US Visa Hike By Reducing Visa Costs For US Citizens

Barely 24 hours after the United States of America, imposed new visa fee rates on Nigerians, the Federal Government has swiftly reduced the cost of visa fee for US citizens seeking Nigerian visa. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, announced that the ministry’s attention was drawn to the introduction of reciprocity fee for all approved applications for non-immigrant visas

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Boris Johnson Appoints British-Nigerian As Minister

Boris Johnson, Britain’s Prime Minister, has appointed Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch, as Children and Families Minister. He did this in a move to reshuffle his cabinet in his own tenure. Mrs Kemi Badenoch is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament (MP) for Saffron Walden. She is 39 and was born in Wimbledon, London, to Nigerian parents. She spent her childhood

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