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Air-Peace

Thieves attack Air Peace aircraft at Lagos airport

Suspected thieves on Thursday night opened the cargo hold of an Air Peace aircraft scheduled for departure at the runway of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport...

Two Nigerians shot in attack on African migrants in Italy

Two Nigerians shot in attack on African migrants in Italy 

By Jite Eriabie  Two Nigerians, a man and a woman, were among the six African victims of the lone gunman, who went on shooting spree in the central Italian city of...

Saudi-led coalition thwarts attack on oil tanker off Yemen

By Jite Eriabie   The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said on Wednesday it had thwarted an attack on a Saudi oil tanker over the weekend by Houthi fighters...

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One dead in Bayelsa pirate attack

By Godspower Edoza  Less than 24 hours after gunmen suspected to be pirates attacked a local boat along the Sangana- Igbemotoru route, another attack which killed a...

Houthi threatens attack on Saudi tankers

Houthi threatens attack on Saudi tankers

By Jite Eriabie  Yemen’s Houthi leader Abdel-Malek al-Houthi said on Thursday that his group could target Saudi oil tankers should Saudi Arabia attack Yemen’s main...

Nohad Machnouk

Lebanon helped foil bomb attack on Australia-Abu Dhabi flight – Minister

Lebanon helped foil an alleged Islamic State-inspired plot to blow up a plane travelling from Australia to the United Arab Emirates this month, its interior minister...

North Korea unfolds details of planned missile attack over Japan, near Guam

North Korea unfolds details of planned missile attack over Japan, near Guam

North Korea said on Thursday it was completing plans to fire four intermediate-range missiles over Japan to land near the U.S. Pacific island territory of Guam in an...

avengers

Avengers calls off attack plan on oil facilities

Militant group, New Delta Avenger, had called off its plan to cripple oil production in the state through attacks on oil facilities. The group had threatened to resume...

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NSCDC arrests mastermind of Agip’s pipeline attack

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Bayelsa State Command, says its anti-vandals’ team has arrested a suspected ringleader that masterminded the...

Yemen boat attack

Somalis fleeing Yemen war caught in nighttime sea attack

Three rockets that fell in the darkness nearby were the first sign of trouble for 150 Somali migrants packed into a boat off Yemen’s coast earlier this month....

31 killed in Yemen boat attack

A number of Somali refugees were killed when their boat was hit in an air strike off the coast of Yemen, the United Nations said on Friday. At least 31 people died in...

Sofia

Gunmen attack bulker off Nigeria

A bulk carrier was attacked off Nigeria on March 8 when seven gunmen approached in a skiff and fired upon the ship underway. The attack occurred around 106 nautical...