The fraud case against Olalekan Ponle a.k.a Mr Woodberry who was arrested alongside Ramon Abbas a.k.a Hushpuppi, has been dismissed by a US court.Recall that Woodberry was accused of tricking a Chicago company into sending wire transfers totalling $15.2 million. Prosecutors disclosed that...
German court convicted a 93-year old German man of helping to murder 5,232 prisoners, many Jewish, at a Nazi concentration camp in World War Two and handed him a suspended two-year sentence in one of the last cases against Nazi-era crimes.
Indian ship worker Tejasvi Duseja is desperate to go home after months stranded offshore by coronavirus border closures and lockdowns that have left more than 200,000 seafarers in limbo. From engineers on cargo ships to waiters on luxury cruise liners,...
China, on Friday, announced anti-dumping measures against n-Propanol (NPA) imported from the United States of America. The Ministry of Commerce made the announcement on Friday. It said the domestic industry “has suffered substantial damage due to the dumping of such products...
The UN has declared that it will provide 1 million USD to join Cambodian Government programme to support the return home of Cambodian migrant workers. On July 15, the Khmer Times Daily quoted Cambodian Minister of Interior SarKheng as saying that the six-month...
According to Mary Trump, the President’s niece who claimed that Donald Trump used the n-word and throws racist slurs in the presence of his family. Mary, who dragged her uncle in her new book, "Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created...
The Prime Minister of Tunisia, Elyes el-Fakhfakh has resigned from his position days after intense pressure on him from members of parliament over a brewing alleged financial scandal. Elyes who lasted less than six months as prime minister making his tenure the shortest time...
Russian state intelligence operatives have been accused by Britain of hacking international pharmaceutical research in an attempt to win the global race for a vaccine against Covid-19. Vaccine and therapeutic sectors in multiple countries have been targeted, although it declined to list specific...
Twitter (TWTR) accounts belonging to Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Apple, among other prominent handles, were compromised on Wednesday and posted tweets that appeared to promote a cryptocurrency scam. The accounts, along with those of former President Barack Obama, Kanye West, Kim...
The United States government has made a U-turn on its decision to revoke foreign student visas, whose courses move online due to Covid-19. This was confirmed on Tuesday by a federal judge, Allison Burroughs. “The government has agreed to rescind...
Report reaching The DAILY VENDOR has it that a Russian influencer, Marina Balmasheva, has married her 20-year old step-son, Vladimir Shavyrin, after divorcing his father. A video of their wedding at a local registry office was shared. It was learned...
The Department of Justice in the United States has disclosed that Ramon Abbas, popularly known as Hushpuppi, faces 20 years jail term for suspected money laundering from his various cybercrime worth $435million equivalent to N168billion. The US Justice Department in a statement on...
Donald Trump received a written briefing about alleged Russian bounties offered to Afghan militants to kill American troops as early as February, The New York Times said Monday in a new report undercutting the US president’s assertion that he was not told of the threat.
Report reaching The DAILY VENDOR indicates that the dreaded novel virus ‘coronavirus’ may have claimed its first Head of State, since it first became a global pandemic. The Daily Mail UK, reported that the Burundian president died from the coronavirus according to medics at the...
For the first time in US history, a black man has been confirmed as the chief of staff of the US Air Force. The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed General Charles Brown Jr as chief of staff of the US Air Force, making him...
Police in Germany have detained a man on suspicion of planning to kill Muslims in an attack inspired by the 2019 mosque shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand, prosecutors said Monday. The 21-year-old from the northern city of Hildesheim had announced his attack plans...
British protesters tore down the statue of a renowned slave trader and threw it in the harbour on the second day of weekend protests against George Floyd's death. Footage shot by a witness showed a few dozen people tie a rope around the...
The White House said Thursday that China’s “slaughter” of protesters in Tiananmen Square in 1989 has not been forgotten, urging Beijing to give its first accurate accounting of the bloodshed. “The Chinese Communist Party’s slaughter of unarmed Chinese civilians was a tragedy that...
Scuffles broke out between Madagascar police and protesters on Wednesday as citizens took to the streets in the eastern town of Toamasina to denounce anti-coronavirus lockdown measures. Tensions flared after a police officer allegedly beat a street vendor accused of breaching an afternoon...
President Donald Trump vowed to order a military crackdown on once-in-a-generation violent protests gripping the United States, saying he was sending thousands of troops onto the streets of the capital and threatening to deploy soldiers to states unable to regain control. The dramatic...
Wajid Khan, one of the top composers of Bollywood dance songs, has died at the age of 42 after contracting coronavirus, media reports said Monday. Khan, who had been suffering from a kidney ailment, passed away in Mumbai on Sunday after suffering cardiac...
Several hundred people angrily protesting the death of an African-American man in police custody in Minneapolis rallied outside the White House on Friday, in tense scenes that have spread to several cities across the country. President Donald Trump was in the mansion during...
Minneapolis policeman accused of killing unarmed African-American George Floyd by kneeling on his neck was taken into custody Friday and charged with third-degree murder, officials said. Derek Chauvin is one of four officers who were fired shortly after an explosive video emerged showing...
Police arrested a CNN crew broadcasting live from the US city of Minneapolis early on Friday while covering unrest sparked by the death of a black man at the hands of law enforcement. The crew was later released. The network...
The European Union said Friday that China’s imposition of a security law on Hong Kong had damaged ties with Beijing, but that imposing sanctions would not solve the crisis. “The EU expresses its grave concern at the steps taken by China on 28...
A police station in Minnesota went up in flames late Thursday in a third day of demonstrations as the so-called Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul seethed over the shocking police killing of a handcuffed black man. The station, which police had...
A military helicopter crashed Tuesday at an airport in Russia’s remote eastern Chukotka region, killing all four people on board, the governor said. The helicopter of the Russian defence ministry went down in the main airport in Chukotka near Anadyr, which has mixed...
Lesotho’s Prime Minister Thomas Thabane bowed to pressure to resign on Tuesday, three months after police named him and his current wife as suspects in the murder of his former wife in a case that has transfixed the southern African nation. Thabane’s departure...
Air Canada announced Friday that it will lay off at least half of its staff due to the collapse of its business during the coronavirus pandemic. The airline decided to slash its workforce after reducing flights by 95 percent due to border closures...
Italy will reopen to tourists from early June and scrap a 14-day mandatory quarantine period, the government said Saturday, as it quickened the country's exit from the coronavirus lockdown. Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte enforced an economically-crippling shut down in early March to...