Twitter calls Trump tweets 'unsubstantiated' for the first time
Twitter labelled two Donald Trump tweets "unsubstantiated" and accused him of making false claims Tuesday, a first for the social network which has long resisted calls to censure the US president over truth-defying posts.
Zuckerberg 'confident' Facebook can stop US election interference
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday he was "pretty confident" his company could help prevent attempts to influence the political outcome of the US presidential election later this year.
Lavrov calls US election meddling claims 'blabber'
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Saturday dismissed as "blabber" accusations that Moscow had interfered in the US election that brought President Donald Trump to power. "So as long as we don't see facts, everything else is blabber," Lavrov said at the Munich Security Conference, a day after the US indicted 13 Russians for running…
Trumps scraps election 'fraud' inquiry
President Donald Trump on Wednesday disbanded an investigation into alleged voter fraud in the 2016 election, but refused to back down on unsubstantiated allegations of massive wrongdoing at the ballot box.
Trump says will seek probe of alleged voter fraud
President Donald Trump announced Wednesday he will seek a probe of alleged voter fraud in the US election.
The Killer Year 2016
The year 2016 would forever go down in history as the year with breaking news and hot topics that kept us on our toes all year round. Indeed, it was a year for the media as well a mouthful for citizens of different countries. It has been argued that the year with all its events…
Trump on Russia meddling in US election: 'I don't believe it'
President-elect Donald Trump rejected the CIA's reported conclusion that Russia intervened to help him win the US election, saying in an interview broadcast Sunday that the idea is "ridiculous."
Obama orders 'full review' of 2016 election cyberattacks
President Barack Obama has ordered a review of all cyber attacks that took place during the 2016 election cycle, the White House said Friday, amid allegations of Russian interference.
‘I am scared of Trump’s Presidency, not for myself, but for other Nigerians and minorities’
The US system on its own cannot check the promised policies of Trump. We all have to join hands together to make rule of law and equality a mainstay in his administration.
‘Many undocumented Nigerians are afraid of being separated from their children’
The outcome of the US election has been polarising, no doubt, and to many communities, it is traumatising. The aftermath leaves a wake of fears, tears and unresolved anxieties about the future.