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AML099: How to Avoid Shady Promoters – The Dammy Krane Case Study

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This week was a legal hailstorm in the African entertainment industry after Miami police arrested Nigerian pop singer Dammy Krane and his co-defendant Chukwuebuka Gabriel Ilonchowu (“Ebuka”), an alleged U.S. promoter who allegedly hired Krane’s services to perform in the United States, for alleged grand theft, credit card, and identity fraud charges. While Dammy Krane has since been released, there …

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Dammy Krane: Singer released from jail on $7,500 bail

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Nigerian pop singer Dammy Krane who was arrested on June 2nd, 2017, on theft and fraud charges has been released from jail on a $7,500 bail. The court updated information regarding his Nebbia hearing of June 6, 2017, shows the following: Dammy Krane appeared in court with his previously assigned attorney, Fan Li, who is a public defender i.e. a …

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Exclusive: Read Dammy Krane and U.S. Promoter Ebuka’s Criminal Complaint/Arrest Affidavit for Alleged Theft & Fraud Crimes

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AML has obtained a copy of the Complaint/Arrest Affidavit for Nigerian pop singer Dammy Krane and his co-defendant Chukwuebuka Gabriel Ilonchowu (“Ebuka”), an alleged U.S. promoter who allegedly hired Krane’s services to perform in the United States. The complaint explains the details of how and why the two were arrested for the alleged crimes of grand theft, credit card, and …

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U.S. Promoter who allegedly hired Dammy Krane’s services was previously arrested for alleged theft & fraud crimes

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(UPDATE: Exclusive: Read Dammy Krane and U.S. Promoter Ebuka’s Criminal Complaint/Arrest Affidavit for Alleged Theft & Fraud Crimes ) U.S. Promoter, Chukwuebuka Gabriel Ilonchowu (“Ebuka”), who allegedly hired Dammy Krane and is an alleged co-conspirator in the grand theft crime against Dammy Krane has a prior rap sheet/criminal history. Court records reveal he was arrested on or about late April and released …

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Dammy Krane U.S. arrest case update: Singer to appear in Miami Court on Tuesday for Nebbia Hearing

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UPDATE: Exclusive: Read Dammy Krane and U.S. Promoter Ebuka’s Criminal Complaint/Arrest Affidavit for Grand Theft, Credit Card & Identity Fraud for the real facts alleged by the police. The case of Nigerian pop star and singer Dammy Krane who was recently arrested for grand theft, credit card, and identity fraud, while visiting the U.S., has held the country and its diaspora citizens …

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Dammy Krane U.S. Arrest: Family Issues Official Press Statement

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Nigerian pop star Dammy Krane who is currently in police custody in Miami, Florida, as a result of grand theft, credit card, and identity fraud charges, among other things, is now having his support system come forward. Specifically, his family has issued a statement defending him and shedding more light into the arrest. In addition, the popular Nigerian newspaper, Punch, …

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Breaking news: Nigerian Pop star Dammy Krane arrested in the U.S. for grand theft, credit card and identity fraud

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Nigerian pop star Oyindamola Emmanuel Johnson-Hunga aka Dammy Krane, formerly signed with music icon 2Face Idibia’s record company Hypertek Digital, has been arrested in Miami, Florida for grand theft, credit card, and identity fraud charges and is being held at the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center. The breaking news went viral a few hours ago. Dammy Krane really gained notoriety …