Four Arrested Over Alleged Stuart MacGill Kidnapping

Stuart MacGill former Australian Test cricketer was reportedly kidnapped and held for ransom by an alleged criminal group on Sydney’s north shore. Four men have been arrested over the alleged kidnapping. MacGill played 44 Test matches for Australia and three One Day...

Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls

The 279 Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls snatched by gunmen from a boarding school in Nigeria last week were beaten and threatened with being shot, they ­revealed after their release on Tuesday. “They started hitting us with guns so that we would move,” ­Farida Lawali,...

Boko Haram Spread into Northwest Nigeria

On 17 December, 344 schoolboys by Boko Haram who had been abducted from their school dormitory in northwest Nigeria were suddenly released after six days in captivity. Nigerians collectively sighed with relief. However, the involvement of Boko Haram in the...

Cyber Security – We Are Today At War Again.

Australians should not be under any illusion. The risk of cyber attack at a personal, government and corporate level poses a security threat greater than any Australia has experienced. It is far greater than we faced during the darkest period of the Cold War in the...