Twenty-one of the more than 200 girls kidnapped...
Pictures have emerged of coffins containing the bodies of migrants being unloaded from an oil platform supply ship in the Sicilian harbour of Palermo. The bodies of 17 migrants who had died from suffocation, dehydration, hypothermia or simple exhaustion were unloaded from the Siem Pilot on Monday. The Siem Pilot, a vessel built as an oil platform supply ship but[Read More…]
They’re mopping up. The risk of pitfalls and pratfalls is acknowledged in cursory fashion, as an emboldened Hillary Clinton changes gears – with the presidency seemingly in the bag, the Democratic candidate is decidedly more presidential, talking about bringing the country together and working to lift the chances of her down-ticket congressional colleagues. Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook told[Read More…]
Dame Jonathan, wife of former Nigerian President has explained in graphic details how she accumulated in 15 years $15million in several bank accounts linked to her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The explanation was given in court papers filed by a group that has sued Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) on her behalf. SERAP had filed a suit in[Read More…]
Nobel laureate and emeritus archbishop Desmond Tutu spoke out in favour of assisted suicide on Friday, saying society should grant the terminally-ill the right to “die with dignity.” “With my life closer to its end than its beginning, I wish to help give people dignity in dying,” Tutu wrote in a Washington Post opinion piece published on his 85th birthday.[Read More…]
Gunmen have kidnapped a Romanian engineer in Nigeria’s oil-producing Niger Delta, police said on Tuesday. Officers have launched a search for the man in the area of Owa Oyibu, where he was abducted late on Monday, said Celestina Kalu, a spokeswoman for police in Delta state. He was working for Dextron Nigeria Ltd, a construction firm, Kalu added. The[Read More…]
Justice Adeniyi Ademola, the judge in the case against the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, has withdrawn from the cases. Ademola, one of the seven Federal High Court judges arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS) on allegations of corruption, claimed that he was being harassed and intimidated by the service. He cited allegations of corruption by DSS[Read More…]
Everyone’s worst internet fears have been realised and they probably don’t even know it. It turns out that deleting your browser history doesn’t really delete anything and there is a record of every Google search you have ever made, right back to the very first one. If you have ever searched for anything while logged into your Gmail or Google[Read More…]