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Hushpuppi extradited to U.S. to face cyberfraud, identity-theft and money-laundering charges

    Raymond Igbalode Abbas, known as "Hushpuppi" has been extradited from Dubai to Washington, DC to face charges of money laundering and fraud.   One Olalekan Jacob Ponle aka "Woodberry"  was also extradited to the U.S as both were taken down in operation...

Iran issues arrest warrant for Donald Trump over Gen. Qassem Soleimani’s murder

  The government of Iran as issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining U.S President Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried out the drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad. Government...

Genetically modified mosquitoes to be released in two U.S states

  A plan to release 750 million genetically modified mosquitoes in two U.S states of Florida and Texas has been approved. According to the plan, the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes will be released into the wild, as they contain a special protein...

Toyin Salau’s murder: Dabiri-Erewa urges U.S. Government to investigate 

      Grieved by the alleged murder of 19-year- old Nigerian-American activist, Toyin Salau in the US, the Chairperson of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has urged the U.S. Government to investigate her death.   She condoled with the immediate family of Ms...

Nigerian American protester Oluwatoyin Salau, 19, found dead in Florida

  Oluwatoyin Salau, a 19-year-old protester who begged for justice in the wake of Black lives lost, has died. Police and her family confirmed the death Monday morning. Salau  who have Nigerian parents was found dead Saturday night after she went missing...

U.S President Trump says he’ll leave office peacefully if he loses election

    U.S President Donald Trump on Friday sought to brush aside fears he might not leave office willingly if the Presidential election doesn’t go his way.   “Certainly, if I don't win, I don't win,” he told Fox News’ in an interview....

E.U. has ‘serious concern’ about U.S. sanctions against International Criminal Court

  U.S President Donald Trump’s decision to authorize sanctions against the International Criminal Court is "a matter of serious concern," said Josep Borrell, the EU's foreign policy chief. The U.S. president on Thursday issued an executive order authorizing sanctions against ICC employees...

Presidency alerts Nigerians, International Community of IPOB’s false allegations of Christians’ persecution by FG

      The Presidency has accused the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) of spearheading a misleading campaign using false allegations of persecution of Christians against the country. ``A very deep and wide investigation by an agency of the Nigerian government, working with...

U.S. 2020 : Biden clinches Democratic nomination to slug it out with Trump

  Mr Joe Biden says he has secured the delegates needed to clinch the Democratic party nomination and face U.S. President Donald Trump in November presidential election. “Folks, tonight we secured the 1,991 delegates needed to win the Democratic nomination. “I’m going...

U.S says foreign enemies taking advantage of divide over race,

  U.S National security adviser Robert O’Brien has said that foreign powers were trying to exploit the fraught state of U.S. race relations and protests over George Floyd’s death. O’Brien said Sunday he has been on the phone with allies of...
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COVID-19: Poor sensitization, advocacy at grassroots may hinder fight – Monarch

  Poor public sensitization, enlightenment and advocacy may have dogged the fight against the COVI9-19 pandemic particularly at the grassroots,...
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COVID-19 : NAFDAC officials swoop on herbal product unveiling event, seal factory 

  Disorder and commotion reigned in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital at the unveiling of an anti-COVID-19 herbal syrup as officials of the National Agency for...

COVID-19 transmission: NCDC blames youths, says responsible for fatalities of the aged 

  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has blamed youths for the transmission of Coronavirus and infecting the elderly across the country,. It said younger people of...

NSITF MD, Executive Directors, others given the boot 

  The Managing Director/Chief Executive of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Mr Adebayo Somefun, has been suspended indefinitely on the orders of President...

NNPC allays fears of fire outbreak on vandalized Lagos pipeline  

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has allayed the fears of Lagos residents of a possible fire outbreak from a vandalized point on its...