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Hackers hit US, Russian banks in ATM robbery scam

Hackers hit US, Russian banks in ATM robbery scam

Previously undetected group of Russian-language hackers silently stole nearly 10 million dollars from at least 18 mostly United States and Russian banks in recent years by targeting interbank transfer systems, a Moscow-based security firm said. Group-IB warned that the attacks, which began 18 months ago and allowed money to be stolen from banks’ Automated Teller

Nigeria urges peaceful resolution of Israel-Palestinian conflict

Nigeria has called for the peaceful resolution of the protracted conflicts between Israel and Palestinian, saying it is greatly concerned about the situation in many parts of the Middle East. Amb. Olukunle Bamgbose, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, delivered Nigeria’s statement at the UN General Assembly ‘Debate on Question of Palestine and the Situation

New York Port Authority ‘explosion’: Terrified tourists ‘stampede’ amid reports of blast at Manhattan’s main bus station

An explosion has reportedly gone off at New York’s main bus station – with terrified tourists seen “stampeding” from the scene. A bomb squad has been dispatched to Manhattan’s Port Authority Bus Terminal following the “large” blast, witnesses claim. Taking to Twitter this morning, one woman wrote: “Just was stuck in a running stampede at

EFCC freezes N905m in suspected slush account

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen about N905, 941,696.87 in an account traced to a sole proprietorship company Rivlink International. The huge inflows into the suspected slush account allegedly came from the Rivers State Environmental Sanitation Authority The owner of the company, Christian Robinson, is deceased. A man, Kenneth Koroma, made futile

BREAKING: Abducted Plateau PDP Chairman Regains Freedom

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State, Mr Damishi Sango, and four others, who were abducted on Thursday have regained their freedom. According to the Publicity Secretary of the PDP in the state, Mr John Akans, they regained their freedom on Sunday evening and are currently in a private residence in

Army War College Graduates 33 Pioneer Students

The newly-established Army War College, Nigeria, on Friday, graduated its 33 pioneer officers. They comprise 30 officers from the army of the ranks of Lieutenant Colonel and Colonel; one from Navy; a Commander; one from Air Force (Wing Commander) and a Police officer, ACP. The pioneer participants also known as “Course 1’’ of the college,