Tag: syria

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 25, 2014

There are so many tears this Christmas – Pope Francis

by Temitope Onitiju   Going by the what’s obtainable in parts of the world like Syria, Nigeria, Ukraine, and others, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 14, 2014

Terrorism at its peak: ISIS unveil new currency (PHOTOS)

by Kolapo Olapoju Undoubtedly, the marauding insurgents of Boko Haram are watching this development with keen interest and similar aspiration. ...

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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 ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 29, 2014

“Don’t travel to #Nigeria” – #America warns its citizens against coming this way

by Kolapo Olapoju The U.S State Department has issued a travel advisory to its citizens, warning them against travelling to ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 8, 2014

Bomb scare: London’s Luton Airport terminal evacuated

by Isi Esene There was anxiety today at United Kingdom’s sixth biggest airport as passengers were evacuated after a suspicious item ...

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June 17, 2014

Lanre Olagunju: #AfricanChildDay – Raising the bar for the well-being of children in Africa

by Lanre Olagunju The most important factors to be considered in raising the bar for the African Child is ensuring ...

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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 ...

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December 22, 2013

Horrific: Blast kills 7 people including pupils in Homs, Syria

by Akintomiwa Agbaje A car bombing on Sunday in the central Syrian province of Homs killed seven people, five of ...

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November 29, 2013

DISTURBING: Desperate Syrians butcher zoo lion to eat (PHOTO)

by Oke Efagene A disturbing photo has emerged of Syrian rebels butchering a lion taken from a local zoo to ...

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November 15, 2013

Al-Qaeda rebels apologise for cutting off head of wrong person (PICTURED)

  Militant Islamist rebels in Syria linked to al-Qaeda have asked for “understanding and forgiveness” for cutting off and putting ...

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October 19, 2013

Sickening: Snipers ‘target unborn children in chilling competition to win cigarettes’

The unborn children of Syrian women are the targets of a sickening war game where a shooter who murders a ...

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September 20, 2013

John McCain: Dear Russians, you deserve better than Putin

by John McCain When I criticize your government, it is not because I am anti-Russian. It is because I believe ...

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September 19, 2013

Opinion: Sweet relief from the Middle-East

by Ochereome Nnanna The recent events in Iran and Syria are pointers to the fact that the power of diplomacy ...

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September 14, 2013

Syria civil war: Assad’s thugs butchered and beheaded like animals in front of children (Viewer Discretion)

The sword rests briefly on his neck as a blindfolded man kneels under a clear blue sky. Moments later, the ...

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September 14, 2013

Opinion: The world must stop Assad now – A Syrian’s cry for help

by Yassin Al-Haj Saleh We Syrians are human beings of this world, and the world must stop the Assad regime ...

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September 12, 2013

Femi Aribisala: Super-Power isnt Super-powerful; when will America learn?

by Femi Aribisala When President George Bush visited Iraq in December 2008, Muntadhar al-Zaidi, an Iraqi journalist, threw his shoes ...

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September 11, 2013

Opinion: Barack Obama, Syria and the coming carnage (Part 2)

by Femi Fani-Kayode Firstly there is absolutely NO evidence to suggest that it was Al Asssad’s forces that actually used ...

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September 10, 2013

Opinion: Barack Obama and Syria – When morality trumps ethics

by Adeolu Ademoyo                President Barak Obama has established the moral point against the use of chemical weapons and against ...

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September 9, 2013

Did the Bible really prophesy about the fall of Syria? Religious scholars make sense of it all (READ)

The deadly violence percolating half a world away in Syria and the warnings of a possible U.S. attack have some ...

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September 9, 2013

Good bargain? Saudi Arabia sends 1,239 death row inmates to fight in Syria with full pardon

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia with French President Francois Hollande, who went to the desert kingdom in early November for ...

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September 9, 2013

Femi Fani-Kayode: America, Syria and the coming carnage (1)

by Femi Fani-Kayode …the biggest mistake that Mr. Barack Obama will make in his Presidency is to strike Syria on ...

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September 9, 2013

Elnathan John: Confusion in the camp of the enemy

by Elnathan John Farouk Lawan tweeted on Tuesday that “the New PDP is committed to rescuing our dear country from ...

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September 8, 2013

Revealed: Touching videos showing evidence of use of Chemical weapons by Syrian gov’t made public

Men sprawled on a tile floor, shirtless and convulsing. Children, too, seemingly unable to control their shaking and flailing. Panic ...

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September 6, 2013

Iran threatens brutal attacks on Americans, Obama family, if U.S hits Syria

  As Congress debates whether to support President Obama’s call for a limited strike against Syria for the alleged use ...

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September 5, 2013

Opinion: Prison break! Across the bow and into the heart – Obama’s Syria endgame or World War 3?

by Perry Brimah  ….in the news Yesterday, U.S. President Barack Obama admitted that his mission was not just a ‘shot across ...

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September 1, 2013

“War, never again”: Pope Francis calls for peace in Syria

Pope Francis smiles as he arrives for a private visit at the Saint Agostino church in Rome August 28, 2013. ...

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August 31, 2013

Thanks, Washington Post: 9 questions you were too embarrased to ask about the Syrian war, answered

by Hauwa Gambo In a time of social media, people are too embarrassed to ask questions everyone pretends everyone knows ...

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August 31, 2013

How Syrian woman was found at sea with her baby’s umbilical cord still attached

A Syrian refugee gave birth at sea on her way to Italy as the number of arrivals fleeing the war-torn ...

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August 21, 2013

Syria’s darkest hour: 1,300 people including women and children wiped out in nerve gas attack (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

The world has looked on in horror today as graphic images emerged showing the aftermath of a dawn poison gas ...

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June 5, 2013

Syrian conflict: Horrific pictures reveal slaughter as gov’t forces capture key town (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Horrific pictures today revealed the scale of the ongoing slaughter in Syria after government troops regained control of a strategic ...

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