Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian 'cyberwar'

KIEV (Reuters) – Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday.


US response to Russia hacking: key points

President Barack Obama on Thursday ordered a series of diplomatic and economic sanctions against Russia over the hacking which US officials say was aimed at disrupting the November election. Below is a list of the key points outlined by the US government in a raft of documents from various agencies. T Obama added that the […]


No plastic, only contaminated rice in Nigeria – NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control on Thursday said laboratory result of the suspected fake rice showed that the product was not plastic but rice contaminated with micro organisms. The Acting Director General, NAFDAC, Yetunde Oni, said this at a news conference in conjuction with the Nigeria Customs Service in Abuja. […]

Nollywood Star, Aimakhu Now To Be Called Toyin Abraham

Nollywood actress, Toyin Aimakhu, has made a new turn as she changes her name to Toyin Abraham. Stating her reason for the decision, the actress said “It is a family decision and I will like to be officially addressed as Toyin Abraham henceforth”. Sources said she has refused to speak further about what necessitated the move. It […]


Police Arrest Hit-And-Run Driver Over OAU Medical Student’s Death

The Police in Osun have detained a driver who hit a 400-level medical student of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Mr Seun Olorunfemi and fled the scene. The student who was knocked down by the driver in Ile-Ife was rushed to Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital where he eventually died. The Police Public Relations […]

Serena Williams Engaged To Reddit Co-Founder Ohanian

Tennis superstar Serena Williams, 35, and co-founder of social news website Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, 33, are engaged to be married, it has been announced. A spokesperson for Ohanian confirmed that he asked Serena to marry him when the two were on vacation in Rome. Serena, one of the most successful tennis players in history, […]

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U.S. expels 35 Russian diplomats, closes two compounds: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States expelled 35 Russian diplomats and closed two Russian compounds in New York and Maryland in response to a campaign of harassment against American diplomats in Moscow, a senior U.S. official said on Thursday.

Obama sanctions Russia for intervening in 2016 election

HONOLULU (Reuters) – President Barack Obama on Thursday authorized a series of sanctions against Russia for intervening in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and warned of more action to come.