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Secretary Of United States Air Force Reassures NAF Of Enhanced

The United States Department of Defence has promised to enhance its defence cooperation with the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in the fight against insurgency and other forms of criminality. The U.S. Department also assured the Service of its commitment towards strengthening the strategic partnership. Channels TV reports that this was disclosed in a statement signed […]

Fraud: Dubai Police Extradites Hushpuppi And Woodberry To United States

Alleged criminal mastermind Raymond Igbalode Abbas, known as Hushpuppi and his friend Olalekan Jacob Ponle popularly called Woodberry has been extradited from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to the United States. This was revealed in a statement by the Dubai Police on Thursday, July 2, 2020, which the US Federal Bureau of Investigations extended its […]

COVID-19: US Records 919 Deaths In A Day

The United States recorded 919 coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 107,099, according to the latest real-time tally reported by Johns Hopkins University on Wednesday, June 3, 2020. The country hardest hit by the pandemic in terms of the number of fatalities has now confirmed nearly 1.85 […]

UK Says Nigerian High Commission Owes ₦3.3 Billion Traffic Fee

The United Kingdom says the Nigerian  High Commission in  London owes £7.1m (₦3.3bn) in congestion charges and parking tickets. Giving the breakdown on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, the UK Foreign Office said Nigeria was owing  £7,063,965  in congestion fees and £47,165  in parking tickets. The figure amounts to more than two times the entire 2020 […]

Trump Acquitted On All Charges In Senate Impeachment Trial

The United States Senate has voted to acquit President Trump on both articles of impeachment against him. The Upper Chamber first handily voted down the article Wednesday, February 5, 2020, alleging abuse of power, 52 – 48, affirming an outcome that was widely expected essentially since the trial’s start on Jan. 21. A moment later, they […]

Iran Accept Shooting Down Ukrainian Plane

Iran has announced that its military “unintentionally” shot down a Ukrainian jetliner, killing all 176 on board. The statement on Saturday morning blames “human error”. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has called it a “great tragedy & unforgivable mistake.”

Man Robs Bank, Throws Cash In Air While Shouting ‘Merry

A man has been held by the Colorado Springs Police in the United States after he allegedly robbed a bank and threw the stolen cash into the air while shouting, “Merry Christmas” to passersby. According to Reuters News, David Wayne Oliver, 65, was arrested on Wednesday, December 25, 2019, at a nearby Merry Christmas coffee […]