Tuesday, October 19, 2021

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Nigerian Air Defence includes Pakistan’s JF-17 Thunders

A milestone in Pakistan-Nigeria Defence relations was achieved on 20th May 2021 when Nigeria became the third country to have JF-17 Thunder Jets, jointly developed by Pakistan and China, on their inventory. The jets were formally handed over to Nigerian Air...

Nigerian pirates kidnapped 17 Chinese and Ukrainian sailors in Cameroon

A total of 17 Chinese and Ukrainian sailors were abducted yesterday when two merchant ships attacked by Nigerian pirates in Cameroon waters, sources said Friday. "Seventeen Chinese and Ukrainian sailors were abducted and nine of them are Chinese abducted from...

10 Turkish sailors taken captive released from Nigeria

A total of 10 Turkish sailors kidnapped in Nigerian waters last month have been released on Saturday, Anadolu news agency said. All Turkish sailors sailors, described by Anadolu as being in good health, were captured by a group of armed...

Six ACF charity workers abducted in Nigeria

Charitable Action Against Hunger (ACF) Thursday confirmed that six of its workers were kidnapped in northeastern Nigeria, just as a group posted a video recording of them. Paris-based organizations providing food aid to poor communities around the world say, one...

Number of asylum seekers in Canada increased dramatically

With the assumption of office by US President Donald Trump, the number of asylum seekers in neighboring Canada has risen dramatically. In the past two years, the number of asylum seekers has tripled, according to a report by the Canadian...

Daesh admits killing 10 soldiers in Nigeria

The terrorist group Daesh claimed on Saturday it had killed 10 soldiers in an attack on the northern Nigerian town of Magumeri. The terrorist group said the attack on the soldiers was in the town of Borno state on Friday ...

Two Royal Dutch Shell workers kidnapped, escorts killed

A Nigerian police spokesman said on Friday that two Royal Dutch Shell oil workers were kidnapped and the police officers accompanying them were killed in the troubled Delta region. Workers in Rivers State were on their way back from an...

British tourist killed, three kidnapped in northern Nigeria

Two hijackers in Nigeria killed a British woman and a Nigerian man, kidnapped three others in the northern city of Kaduna, local police and the British embassy said on Sunday. Kidnappings are common in Nigeria where abductors target both citizens...

UNICEF: 3,500 children recruited into conflict in northeastern Nigeria since 2013

More than 3,500 children between the ages of 13 and 17 have been recruited by non-governmental armed groups in northeastern Nigeria in the ongoing armed conflict since 2013, according to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). In its report on...

World’s top ten kings of Black gold

Venezuela have about 1.4 trillion barrels, the largest oil reserves in the world.  Venezuela is one of the richest countries in terms of oil resources, and the crude oil, more than 90% of the country's export earnings. Five Arab countries...
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PTCL group cements its market standing: increase of 7% revenue

The country’s leading telecom and ICT services provider, Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), posted a significant 7.3%growth in its...
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