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Biafra: 75 countries observed sit-at-home order by IPOB and MASSOB [READ]

It's only fair to share...The Indigenous People of Biafra on Tuesday appraised the level of compliance with its sit-at-home order and described it as a huge success.   A statement by IPOB’s Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, said apart from Nigeria, the order was observed in no fewer than 75 countries.   Powerful gave the names of the countries ...

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Emotional outbursts and demonstration can’t achieve restructuring- Justice Minister Abubakar Malami

It's only fair to share...The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has described the demand for restructuring as ‘a tall order’, which cannot be achieved through emotional outbursts and demonstration.   He said that federalism was never imposed on Nigeria as the nation adopted it in 1954 as a mechanism for managing the country’s ...

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Afghanistan: 50 killed in suicide car bombing

It's only fair to share...Afghan officials said at least 50 people have been killed or wounded in a suicide car bombing in the Afghanistan capital of Kabul.   There were also reports of many being injured.   According to reports, the car bombing occurred at the gate of the German embassy.   Earlier reports had spoken of a huge explosion ...

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Aisha Buhari leaves Nigeria to spend some time in London with her husband President Muhammadu Buhari

It's only fair to share...Nigeria’s first lady left for London on Tuesday to join President Muhammadu Buhari, who has been in the British capital receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness.   Aisha Buhari’s office released a brief statement saying she was going to Britain to “spend some time” with her 74-year-old husband.   “Her Excellency will spend some time with ...

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Obey court order by releasing Dasuki and El-Zakzaky or appeal the court orders- Itse Sagay (SAN)

It's only fair to share...The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has asked the Federal Government to obey court orders regarding the detention of embattled former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.); and the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.   Sagay said this while reacting to calls by the Nigerian ...

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For the first time US tests missile defence system to counter North Korea threat

It's only fair to share...The US has for the first time successfully tested its defence system against an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), say officials. A ground-based interceptor was launched at a California air base and shot down a mock ballistic missile, the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) said. The Pentagon said the test was long-planned but it comes amid increased tensions ...

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Chinese link suspected in cyber-attack that infected more than 200, 000 computers in 150 countries

It's only fair to share...New analysis suggests Chinese-speaking criminals may have been behind the WannaCry ransomware that affected thousands of organisations worldwide. Researchers from Flashpoint looked at the language used in the ransom notice. They said the use of proper grammar and punctuation in only the Chinese versions indicated the writer was “native or at least fluent” in Chinese. The ...

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A Beheaded President Trump held by comedian Kathy Griffin sparks outrage in US [LOOK]  

It's only fair to share...  A US comedian has apologised for a photo shoot in which she appeared holding a fake bloodied head that resembled US President Donald Trump. In a video message posted on Twitter, Kathy Griffin “begged” for forgiveness and said she had “crossed a line”. She said she was asking celebrity photographer Tyler Shields to remove the ...

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Hacker group known as Shadow Brokers steal Bitcoins worth $24,000 after hack tools auction

It's only fair to share...Bitcoins worth £18,500 ($24,000) that were sent to hacker group the Shadow Brokers have been moved. The funds were received during an auction of hacking tools that failed to attract much interest before the group eventually released the tools for free. One leak included an exploit that helped the WannaCry ransomware to spread around the world. ...

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How police found and arrested Tiger Woods drunk and sleeping on steering wheel of his Mercedes

It's only fair to share...Golfer Tiger Woods was found “asleep at the wheel” with the engine running when he was arrested, US media reports say. The former world number one golfer was found at the wheel of his Mercedes, in the right lane, and had to be woken by a police officer early on Monday. Charged with Driving Under the ...

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