Former Delta State governor, James Ibori released from UK prison

Former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori has been released from prison. He was released a few minutes past noon upon a court order. His media aide, Mr. Tony Elumenor confirmed the release to newsmen. Chief Ibori was sentenced by a United Kingdom court to prison for 13 years and served out his… Read More Former Delta State governor, James Ibori released from UK prison

Twitter, Google and Facebook face legal charges from families of Orlando nightclub victims

The families of three men killed at Orlando’s Pulse gay nightclub have sued Twitter Inc., Alphabet Inc’s Google and Facebook Inc. in federal court, accusing the companies of providing “material support” to the self-radicalized gunman. The gunman, 29-year-old Omar Mateen, who killed 49 people and wounded 53 in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S.… Read More Twitter, Google and Facebook face legal charges from families of Orlando nightclub victims

Suspected militants killed in gunfire with Indonesian police

Indonesian anti-terrorism police killed three suspects after a gunfight on the outskirts of the capital, Jakarta, on Wednesday and foiled a suicide bomb plot, a police spokesman said. The raid is the latest in a series over recent weeks that police say have disrupted bomb plots, raising concerns that homegrown militants in the world’s largest… Read More Suspected militants killed in gunfire with Indonesian police

Deadly blast at Mexican fireworks market leaves dozens dead, injured

Teams of forensic investigators pored over the charred remains of fireworks market outside Mexico City on Wednesday after a series of blasts a day earlier killed at least 31 people and injured dozens more in a disaster marked by disbelief and tears. Videos of the blasts at the San Pablito market showed a spectacular flurry… Read More Deadly blast at Mexican fireworks market leaves dozens dead, injured