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      Politics: House Republican leader balks at Russia sanctions bill over concerns it will harm Texas energy companies
      Jul03

      Politics: House Republican leader balks at Russia sanctions bill over concerns it will harm Texas energy companies

      The Russia sanctions bill passed by the Senate last month may face a new obstacle in the House. The Russia sanctions bill passed by the Senate last month may face a new obstacle in the House, as the Republican chairman of the House Rules Committee raises concerns about how new sanctions on Russia’s energy and financial services sectors...

      Craze Clown goes to School: Nigerian comedian graduates as a Medical Doctor
      Jul03

      Craze Clown goes to School: Nigerian comedian graduates as a Medical Doctor

      After almost 10 years and time in Ghana, Nigeria and Ukraine, the comedian graduated from the University of Kiev with a degree in Medicine. While Craze Crown was making us laugh on Instagram, he was also working hard away from the camera as a student of the University of Kiev. On Sunday, July 1, 2017, the comedian revealed in a long Instagram...

      Ladoke Akintola University Of Technology: How ownership tussle and lack of funds plunged LAUTECH into perennial crises
      Jul02

      Ladoke Akintola University Of Technology: How ownership tussle and lack of funds plunged LAUTECH into perennial crises

      The frustration of an unending strike continues for the students as there is no willing money bag like Moshood Abiola to help them out this time. When the ownership of Oyo State University of Technology was entrusted in the hands of Oyo and Osun States due to the creation of the latter in 1991, no one knew a school founded, owned and financed by...

      In Osun: State on world stage as 50 Nigerian students steal show at Ukrainian Varsity graduation
      Jul02

      In Osun: State on world stage as 50 Nigerian students steal show at Ukrainian Varsity graduation

      The 50 Nigerian students from Osun were the cynosure of all eyes at the event. It was a day of joy for 50 medical students of the Osun State University and their parents at the weekend as they ended their medical studies at the V.N Karazin Kharkiv National University, Kharkiv, Ukraine. One of the new medical doctors, Miss Oyeleye Lateefah Abiola,...

      Strategy: Vladimir Putin’s morning routine involves a late wake-up and breakfast from the country farm of a close political ally
      Jun30

      Strategy: Vladimir Putin’s morning routine involves a late wake-up and breakfast from the country farm of a close political ally

      A typical day for Russian president Vladimir Putin starts with a late wake-up, exercise, and breakfast from the country farm of a close political ally. Vladimir Putin is a night owl. The Russian president has been in the US news lately due to — among other things — an investigation into President Donald Trump’s campaign, tensions around...

      Jean-Claude Juncker: European Commission chief admits ‘I still don’t have a smartphone’
      Jun30

      Jean-Claude Juncker: European Commission chief admits ‘I still don’t have a smartphone’

      Juncker, a former Luxembourg prime minister, uses an old Nokia mobile phone, EU sources told AFP. European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker admitted Friday that he had not yet joined the smartphone revolution, as he helped launch the EU presidency of digital-savvy Estonia.”I shouldn’t say but I have to say it, I still don’t...

      Politics: Trump has reportedly asked his aides to come up with ‘deliverables’ he can offer to Putin in their big meeting
      Jun29

      Politics: Trump has reportedly asked his aides to come up with ‘deliverables’ he can offer to Putin in their big meeting

      President Donald Trump has asked National Security Council staff to come up with "deliverables" that he can offer to Russian President Vladimir Putin. President Donald Trump has asked National Security Council staff to come up with “deliverables” that he can offer to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting on...

      Cyberattack: Fresh incident likely ‘more sophisticated’ than WannaCry
      Jun28

      Cyberattack: Fresh incident likely ‘more sophisticated’ than WannaCry

      The wave of cyberattacks hitting Europe and North America is similar to last month's WannaCry ransomware havoc, but appears potentially "more sophisticated," the European police agency said Wednesday. The wave of cyberattacks hitting Europe and North America is similar to last month’s WannaCry ransomware havoc, but appears...

      Tech: Victims of the global cyberattack have paid $9,000 so far but can’t get their files back
      Jun28

      Tech: Victims of the global cyberattack have paid $9,000 so far but can’t get their files back

      German email operator Posteo said it shut the hackers' account — leaving the victims out of luck. Victims of the ongoing Petya cyberattack have paid £7,064 ($9,000) in Bitcoin to hackers so far to try and get their files back — but they won’t have much luck. The cyberattack broke out on Tuesday, impacting the Ukrainian government...

      Finance: 10 things you need to know in markets today
      Jun28

      Finance: 10 things you need to know in markets today

      Everything you need to know on Wednesday morning. Good morning! Here’s what you need to know in markets on Wednesday. 1. Splits over Brexit emerged yesterday at the very highest levels of the British government as the Brexit secretary accused the chancellor of inconsistency and Boris Johnson faced mockery, the Times reports. Prime Minister...