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Two Nigerian arrested for defrauding a German company of 14.7 million euros (N6.6b)

The Cybercrime Unit of the Nigeria Police Force, INTERPOL, Abuja, has arrested two suspects for their involvement in a major multi-million Euro scam touching on the procurement of COVID-19 Personal Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The suspects, Babatunde Adesanya a.k.a Teddy, 50, who is a Master degree holder in Cell Biology and Akinpelu Hassan Abass, 41, […]

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German Minister Thomas Schaefer commits suicide over Coronavirus crisis

Thomas Schaefer, the finance minister of Germany’s Hesse state, has committed suicide after becoming “deeply worried” on how to cope with the economic fallout from the coronavirus crisis, state premier Volker Bouffier said on Sunday. The lifeless body of Thomas, a 54-year-old member of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union, was found Saturday on railway […]

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Germany says Trump offered German company $1billion for exclusive rights to coronavirus vaccine

The German government has said that US president Donald Trump recently offered $1billion to exclusively buy rights to a coronavirus vaccine. Trump reportedly offered to buy exclusive rights to German biotech firm Curevac’s research into a vaccine against coronavirus. Trump’s actions were revealed by German magazine Welt am Sonntag who captioned the paper headline ‘Trump […]