French President, Francois Hollande vows to destroy ISIS

France is committed to “destroying” the so-called Islamic State group after Friday’s deadly attacks, President Francois Hollande has said. He said he would table a bill to extend the state of emergency declared after the attacks for three months and would suggest changes to the constitution. France’s military campaign against IS in Iraq and Syria… Read More French President, Francois Hollande vows to destroy ISIS

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote resigns from Dangote Flour Mills

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, on Monday, announced his resignation from Dangote Flour Mills following South Africa’s Tiger Brands funding withdrawal. Dangote resigned alongside Olakunle Alake, Asue Ighodalo and Arnold Ekpe immediately after the announcement, which may mean the end of DFM. Tiger Brands, a South African consumer goods maker, revealed its decision to cease funding… Read More Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote resigns from Dangote Flour Mills

Weapons stolen from Massachusett’ Army Reserve center

Weapons were stolen from an Army Reserve center in Worcester, Massachusetts, the FBI said. The agency and local police are searching for the weapons, spokeswoman Kristen Setera said late Sunday. They were found to be missing after a break-in at the Lake St. Army Reserve Center. WCVB reported that the break-in occurred late Saturday. “We… Read More Weapons stolen from Massachusett’ Army Reserve center

Guantanamo Bay shutting down; detainees being transferred

The United States announced the transfer on Sunday of five detainees from Guantanamo Bay to the United Arab Emirates as part of an effort to eventually close the detention center in Cuba. The Defense Department announced the move, which leaves 107 detainees at the facility — inching President Barack Obama closer to his long-held goal… Read More Guantanamo Bay shutting down; detainees being transferred

French fighter jets bombard capital city, Raqqa, of ISIS caliphate

French fighter jets bombed a series of ISIS sites in Raqqa, Syria, on Sunday in what officials described as a major bombardment. The airstrikes came two days after a series of terrorist attacks in Paris. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attacks, which France’s President described as “an act of war.” ISIS claims Raqqa as… Read More French fighter jets bombard capital city, Raqqa, of ISIS caliphate

Wife of ISIS terrorist plead guilty in Australia

The wife of one of Australia’s most notorious extremists, Mohamed Elomar, has pleaded guilty to supporting overseas terrorism. Fatima Elomar was intercepted at Sydney Airport in May last year as she tried to board an international flight. Cash, camouflage gear and medical supplies were found in her luggage. She pleaded guilty to supporting incursions into… Read More Wife of ISIS terrorist plead guilty in Australia