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Located off the coast of Jonesport, Mistake Island is just a 30-acre island in the state of Maine, US with coordinates – 44°28’29.2″N, 67°32’06.4″W.

This island consists of a lighthouse – Moose Peak Light, few houses, and some vegetation. Although it may seems as though the name “Mistake Island”was coined just for no reason or as a joke, the name is actually a corruption of the word “Moosabec” – a name believed to have had its origins in an Abenaki word, possibly meaning “moose head”.

President Donald Trump lashed out Thursday after Brussels hit US tech giant Google with a record fine, and warned he would no longer allow Europe to take “advantage” of the United States.
“I told you so! The European Union just slapped a Five Billion Dollar fine on one of our great companies, Google,” Trump tweeted in reaction to the 4.34 billion euro penalty imposed on Google for abusing the dominance of its mobile operating system.
“They truly have taken advantage of the US, but not for long!” he said.

has announced that the venue for the C3 Network Symposium has been moved to Oriental Hotel, Lagos. The event holders explained the previous venue has been shut down due to facility mishap.

Read More: C3 AFRICA Networking Symposium’s “Content Is Queen” Returns

They, however, state that the order of programmes still stands.

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Ekiti state governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday presented his certificate of return to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Fayemi, former Minister of Mines and Steel Development, was the candidate of the national ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the July 14 governorship election.
Prof. Idowu Olayinka, the Chief Returning Officer for the election and Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, said Fayemi polled 197,459 votes to emerge the winner.

In addition to the poor road conditions and lack of truck holding bays, the nefarious activities of some security officials, especially those of the Nigerian Navy, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Police drafted to control traffic on major roads in Apapa are responsible for the resurgence of gridlock in the area, according to findings carried out on Thursday.

This is even as findings revealed that only truck drivers that part with a minimum of N10,000 per truck are allowed access into the port by the security operatives while others are detained on the already choked road.

RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin has rounded on United States critics of his first bilateral summit with President Donald Trump.
According to BBC, certain forces in the US wanted to sacrifice US-Russian ties for their “narrow party interests”, he told a meeting of Russian diplomats in Moscow.
“They are feeding millions of their people stories,” he said.
Mr Trump has been accused of taking a soft line on Russia, which denies meddling in the 2016 US election.

Adams Oshiomhole
National  chairman of the All Progressives  Congress, (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said the Benue State governor,  Samuel Ortom would not abandon the ruling party for any other  political platform.

The party chairman made the declaration after a meeting with the Benue State governor at the party national secretariat in Abuja.

Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has assured of the completion of all ongoing projects in the state by the expiration of his administration on May 29, 2019.
Ranging from social and physical infrastructural projects to those in health, education and other sectors, Ajimobi avowed commitment to meeting the delivery time of those projects, which is before leaving office as governor.
Ajimobi sounded this assurance while inspecting the extent of work at Pediatric and Maternity Centre, Jericho, Ibadan, on Wednesday evening.

Governor Abiola Ajimobi
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has assured of the completion of all ongoing projects in the state by the expiration of his administration on May 29, 2019.
Ranging from social and physical infrastructural projects to those in health, education and other sectors, Ajimobi avowed commitment to meeting the delivery time of those projects, which is before leaving office as governor.
Ajimobi sounded this assurance while inspecting the extent of work at Pediatric and Maternity centre, Jericho, Ibadan, on Wednesday evening.

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Nigerian rapper, Michael Ugochukwu Stephens, known professionally as Ruggedman Wednesday slammed the assistant commissioner of Police, Yomi Shogunle, for allegedly misrepresenting his position on police brutality and perceived illegal activities of Nigerian Police’s Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS).