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Mike Dubke: Trump’s communications director resigns

Mike Dubke: Trump’s communications director resigns

The White House on Tuesday said communications director Mike Dubke has resigned, the first in what is expected to be a series of moves to shake up Donald Trump’s press team. Dubke, 47, occupied the high-powered but low-profile, post for three crisis-filled months. “I can confirm that Dubke has resigned,” an official told AFP. No

Experts warn of fresh cyber-attack Monday

Another major cyber-attack could be imminent after Friday’s global hit that infected more than 125,000 computer systems, security experts have warned. UK security researcher “MalwareTech”, who helped to limit the ransomware attack, predicted “another one coming… quite likely on Monday”. The virus, which took control of users’ files, spread to 100 countries, including Spain, France

BREAKING: NHS cyber attack forces hospitals across England to divert emergency patients

Hospitals across England have been hit by a huge cyber attack, plunging the NHS into chaos. IT systems appear to have broken and emergency patients are having to be diverted to other areas, according to doctors. The hack appears to be an example of ransomware – malicious hackers breaking into computers and only allowing their

Jonathan: Obama wanted me removed at all cost

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says Barack Obama, former US president, was desperate to have him removed. Jonathan, who was president from 2010 to 2015, said Obama and his officials made it clear to him that they wanted a change of government in Nigeria. The former president did not have the warmest of relationships with the

FG mum 48 hours after Germany ‘dumped ISIS suspect in Lagos’

The Nigerian government is yet to make an official statement 48 hours after German authorities allegedly deported an ISIS suspect to the country. The suspect was among 50 other persons that were deported from eight European countries – Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Luxembourg, Austria, Belgium, Spain and Hungary – to Nigeria last Thursday. Calls to the