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Federal govt files 311 wanted Nigerians extradition requests in two years

The Federal Government has filed 311 requests for extradition and mutual legal assistance in the two years of the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

Ex-VP Joe Biden claims Russia meddled in 2016 US election

Former United States Vice President Joe Biden contradicted President Donald Trump’s comment over the weekend that he believes Russian President Vladimir Putin’s claim that his country did not meddle in the 2016 election.

FBI agents join probe into Uganda women killings

The US Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) has joined investigations into recent killings of women in Uganda.

Donald Trump aide discussed multimillion-dollar offer for Fethullah Gulen – report

A top aide to U.S. President Donald Trump is being investigated for allegedly discussing a deal to hand over Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen to the Turkish government in exchange for up to 15 million dollars, a report said on Friday.

Authorities review video of small-town Texas church attack

Authorities have reviewed video from inside the small-town Texas church where a gunman killed more than two dozen people, including footage that shows the assailant shooting victims in the head during Sunday services, a U.S. official said Wednesday.

Gunman kills 27 in Texas church attack

At least 27 people have been killed in a church shooting on Sunday in Sutherland Springs, Texas, United States, while many more injured.

Hillary Clinton cheated in 2016 Democratic primaries – party official

Explosive revelations by a top Democratic operative that the 2016 primaries were tipped in Hillary Clinton’s favour have convulsed the party as it struggles to rebuild, and whipped up accusations of cheating from President Donald Trump.

‘Loyalty’: James Comey’s new book title a dig at Donald Trump

Former FBI director James Comey takes a snarky dig at President Donald Trump with the title of his forthcoming book: "A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership."

South Africa football chief Danny Jordaan denies raping singer Jennifer Ferguson

South Africa's football boss Danny Jordaan, 66, has broken his silence to deny raping singer and ex-MP Jennifer Ferguson nearly 24 years ago.

Eight die in New York terror attack

The FBI is treating a truck attack in New York, in which six people died and 15 were injured, as an act of terrorism.

US captures suspected Benghazi attack militant – official

U.S. forces have captured a militant who is believed to have played a role in a 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, that killed U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans, a U.S. official said on Monday.

Donald Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos pleads guilty to lying about Russia links

A Trump campaign aide has pleaded guilty to lying to FBI investigators probing the campaign's possible links to Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, according to court documents unsealed Monday.

Donald Trump ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort surrenders to FBI

Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, has turned himself in to the FBI's Washington field office.

What is Robert Mueller’s role as special counsel in Russia probe?

Special counsels like the one named to oversee the probe into Russia's alleged election interference are rare super sleuths with more power and independence than regular American investigators.

Donald Trump to release nearly all John F Kennedy assassination files

President Donald Trump has said he will release all documents related to the 1963 assassination of President John F Kennedy, except those with the names and addresses of people who are still alive.

Hillary Clinton marks painful date with Twitter quip

Hillary Clinton got a reminder that exactly one year ago, then FBI director James Comey said he was re-opening a probe into her emails.

Grand jury approves charges over alleged Russia meddling in US election

A federal grand jury has approved the first charges in the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election.

$3.7m Scam: FBI lauds EFCC’s role in tracking fraudster

The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI, has commended the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for its dedication and support in bursting a high profile Business E-mail Compromise, BEC, fraud in Dallas, Texas, which led to the arrest and eventual of a Nigerian, Amechi Colvis Amuegbunam.

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