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Opinion: Christchurch shows how social media sites help spread the poison of far-right ideology

By John Naughton The atrocity in New Zealand was carried out by a man fully aware of the power of the internet The aftermath of the Christchurch atrocity brought significant media coverage of the attempts made by the tech companies, especially Facebook and YouTube, to take down the alleged killer’s video livestream and his so-called […]

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Mueller submits report on bombshell Trump-Russia probe

Over the course of his probe, Mueller charged three-dozen individuals and entities, including 25 Russians and six former Trump aides Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday submitted his long-awaited report into an explosive two-year investigation of Russian meddling in Donald Trump’s 2016 election — a probe the president denounces as a “witch hunt” and opponents […]

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Breaking: INEC holds supplementary election in Adamawa, Kano, Bauchi, Benue others

ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has said it would conduct supplementary elections on March 23 in states where the exercise was put on hold due to violence or other reasons. An electoral official looks at documents at the state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, […]

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Breaking: My second term will be tough – President Buhari Tells

President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that his second term in office will be tough. President Buhari who was re-elected as Nigeria’s president in the just concluded presidential and parliamentary election in the country said that Nigerians are very forgetful, especially with the fact that he spoke about his governments cardinal agenda to them during campaigns. […]