Tag: Pakistan

YNaijaNovember 3, 2022

Buhari requests international aid for victims of Pakistan floods

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the United Nations and other aid organizations to take immediate action to aid those affected ...

AzeezSeptember 25, 2017

Air Force to receive fighter jets from Russia, US, Pakistan, UAE

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has revealed that the Nigerian Air Force is expecting new fighter aircrafts from ...

AzeezAugust 30, 2017

Transgenders targeted in Pakistan attack

Pakistani police has said armed men opened fire on a group of transgender people in Karachi, an affluent neighbourhood in Pakistan. ...

AzeezAugust 22, 2017

We will no longer use American military to construct democracies in faraway lands – Trump

President Donald Trump has said the US will change its “approach and how to deal with” Pakistan. In his address to ...

AzeezAugust 8, 2017

Osinbajo unveils five Super Mushshak aircraft for Air Force

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday unveiled five Super Mushshak trainer aircraft to strengthen the fight against terrorism. The aircrafts ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 26, 2017

Over 140 dead in Pakistan fuel tanker fire

At least 140 people were killed Sunday when they rushed to collect fuel from a crashed fuel tanker in Bahawalpur, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 25, 2017

123 dead, 100 injured in oil tanker fire in Pakistan

Over 100 people have died and 100 injured after an oil tanker reportedly caught fire. The incident happened at the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 16, 2017

Pakistani government sentences man to death for social media posts

Pakistan government has sentenced Taimoor Raza to death over a series of Facebook posts. On Saturday, Raza, 30, became the ...

ItunuoluwaMarch 29, 2017

The wall chronicles: Trump’s “wall of Mexico” has nothing on India’s border plans

by Itunuoluwa Adebo India has plans to secure two borders that are in total more than double the length of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 4, 2016

Nigerian Air Force to buy aircrafts from Pakistan, Russia

The Nigerian Airforce (NAF) is expecting arrival of war-planes and helicopters from Pakistan and Russia to boost its fleets. The ...

RoqeebahSeptember 13, 2016

5 products you didn’t know were imported from Pakistan

Last week, the trade between Nigeria and Pakistan hit a $1 billion mark. The High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan ...

AzeezAugust 9, 2016

ISIS claims responsibility for Pakistan hospital blast

The Islamic State group ISIS has claimed responsibility for Monday’s suicide bombing at a Pakistani hospital, killing at least 70 ...

AzeezAugust 8, 2016

45 reportedly killed in Pakistani hospital blast

An explosion on Monday ripped through a Pakistani hospital in the Balochistan provincial capital Quetta, leaving at least 45 people ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 30, 2016

Flood kills wedding guests in Pakistan

At least 14 people were killed on Saturday in one of the seven Pakistani districts bordering Afghanistan when a vehicle ...

Mazi EmekaMay 18, 2016

‘We’ll achieve Biafra without war’ -IPOB

Secessionist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Wednesday, vowed that it will not go to war to achieve ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 20, 2015

FG wants to identify Nigerian ISIS suspects arrested in India

The Federal Government wants to ascertain if Imran Kabeer and Sani Jamiliu, who were recently arrested in Punjab, are truly ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 7, 2015

2 Nigerians arrested in India… while heading to join ISIS

Two Nigerians youth were reportedly arrested on Friday, while on their way to joining the Islamic State (IS) terrorist sect. The ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 9, 2015

Jonathan is not interested in free and fair elections – Tinubu blows hot

by Kolapo Olapoju National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has reacted to the postponement of the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 27, 2014

#illridewithyou was contrived, but it reflects our thoughts on Islam and terrorism

by Adedayo Ademuwagun   Taliban gunmen shot dead 141 people at a school in Pakistan last week, and most of ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 10, 2014

“We have indeed established an Islamic caliphate” – Boko Haram release shocking video

by Kolapo Olapoju     Islamic terrorist sect, Boko Haram has released a new video showing how it controls and operates ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 7, 2014

Nigeria set to dethrone India as leading exporter of students to UK schools

Kolapo Olapoju Based on recent research compiled by the British Council, Nigeria will soon overtake India to become the second biggest ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 6, 2014

@ElMagnificento1: The imperative of building local industrial capacity (Y! PolicyHub)

by Fortune God’sSon Alfred So I hear and read somewhere that the US is stopping Nigeria from acquiring (wrong diction) BUYING ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2014

Nigerian diplomats owing over $500,000 in parking tickets in New York

by Damilola Jagun According to the United States’ Department of Finance, New York City is being owed over $16 million ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2014

Nigerian man vomits 42 pellets of heroin in Kenyan airport

by Kolapo Olapoju On the night of Monday, 22 September, a Nigerian man was arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International ...

SolaJuly 24, 2014

The Gates foundation sees a polio free Nigeria in 2018

by Emmanuel Chidiogo Nigeria could be declared a polio-free nation in 2018 even though a national eradication campaign has had to contend ...

writerJuly 15, 2014

Kidnapped Chibok girls to get FG scholarship – Jonathan

by Kolapo Olapoju President Goodluck Jonathan has made a promise of educational scholarship for all the abducted schoolgirls of Chibok, ...

June 29, 2014

‘The bride’s father cut their throats’: Couple killed after getting married for love in Pakistan

by Zara Mustapha A young couple in Pakistan were tied up and had their throats slit with knives as honor ...

June 24, 2014

Incredible: Meet the half-human, half-fox creature that tells the future (LOOK)

Alongside Karachi Zoo’s enclosures for elephants and deer, hidden behind a curtain in an ornate pavilion, there is a creature ...

May 29, 2014

For the record: Full text of Pres. Goodluck Jonathan’s Democracy Day 2014 broadcast (READ)

Fellow Nigerians, 1. I greet and felicitate with you all, today, as we mark 15 years of uninterrupted democratic governance ...

March 31, 2014

Tunde Leye: Nigerians must be careful what they wish for (Y! FrontPage)

by Tunde Leye The most disturbing reactions however were from those who believed there might have been a coup and ...

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