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Salman Abedi, named as the Manchester suicide bomber

Salman Abedi, named as the Manchester suicide bomber

The Manchester Arena suicide bomber Salman Abedi had made trips to Libya, Downing Street said last night, as intelligence agencies combed his connections with al-Qaeda and Islamic State in his parents’ homeland. Salman Abedi, 22, who was reportedly known to the security services, is thought to have returned from Libya as recently as this week.

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

US to stop funding UNPF over abortion

The US government plans to stop funding the United Nations Population Fund because of the organization’s “coercive” family planning practices, including providing abortions, officials in Washington said late Monday. According to a State Department official, President Donald Trump has instructed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson “to take all necessary actions, to the extent permitted by

Horrific moment, young bullfighter is gored through the throat in his debut tournament

Horrific moment young bullfighter is gored through the throat, mouth and TONGUE by 1,000lb beast in his debut tournament WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT -Daniel García Navarrete was performing in front of thousands at arena in Madrid -Horrified audience watched as 1,000lb bull gored him through throat and face -The 23-year-old suffered gruesome injuries and is fighting

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