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November 15, 2017 8:36 PM Light aircraft crash kills 11 in Tanzania

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) – At least 11 people were killed in northern Tanzania on Wednesday when a light aircraft flying to the Serengeti National Park, a popular tourist destination, crashed, the flight operator said. The Cessna Caravan light airplane, carrying a pilot and 10 passengers, was flying tourists from the northern Tanzanian town of Arusha 21

November 2, 2017 2:35 AM Maina: HoS, Kyari in verbal tango at FEC

ABUJA — THE weekly Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting which started after the swearing-in of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, and the launch of the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Emblem witnessed a mild drama as Head of Service, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, and Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, were involved in a shouting 30

November 1, 2017 5:48 PM New York truck attack: Suspect 'inspired by Islamic State'

The man accused of killing eight people in New York by driving a truck down a cycle lane was inspired by the Islamic State (IS) group, police say. New York Police's Deputy Commissioner John Miller said that notes in Arabic claiming the attack on behalf of IS were recovered from the scene of the attack in Lower Manhattan. The suspect, Sayfullo Saipov 64

October 29, 2017 11:34 PM BA to fly Nigerian yams to UK

ABUJA—British Airways has offered to fly Nigerian yams to the United Kingdom in a bid to sustain the export of the produce. Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, disclosed this during a chat with the press in Abuja, weekend. He said: “British Airlines just called and said they are willing to fly the yams. You know when they are leaving Nigeria they carry 28

October 28, 2017 5:54 PM NAF intensifies aerial bombardments of insurgents’ locations

The Nigerian Air Force said it has intensified day and night aerial bombardments of insurgents’ locations within the North-East region. The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya, disclosed this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja. According to Adesanya, on Oct. 26, the fourth day of the ongoing 20

October 28, 2017 5:32 PM NAF bombards Boko Haram locations

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it has intensified day and night aerial bombardments of insurgents’ locations within the North-East region. A picture taken in Maiduguri, Borno State in northcentral Nigeria, on October 4, 2017 shows the headquaters of Operation Lafiya Dole. According to Adesanya, on Oct. 26, the fourth day of the ongoing Operation ‘RUWAN 21

October 27, 2017 3:32 PM Death toll now 15 in Boko Haram raid on Nigeria army

Seven more bodies have been found after a Boko Haram raid on a military camp in northeast Nigeria, a security source told AFP on Friday. Militant fighters stormed the base at Sasawa village, some 45 kilometres from the Yobe state capital, Damaturu, on Tuesday, in the third such attack on the military in two weeks. The Nigerian Army has confirmed the attack 17

October 27, 2017 3:10 AM Buhari has done his bit in the anti-corruption war – Ita Enang

There have always been disputes between the executive and legislative branches of government. How have you been able to handle it? I have been able to handle it because I have been a great part of the legislature in the National Assembly for the past 16 years. So most of the matters which are arising now are recurring problems which we have resolved 23

October 26, 2017 4:30 PM NAF returns 4 super MUSHSHAK aircraft to Pakistan

The four Super Mushshak aircraft loaned to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) by the Pakistan Government, for the training of its pilots at 401 Flying Training School Kaduna, have been returned to Pakistan, DIALY POST gathered. The disassembled aircraft were loaded aboard a cargo aircraft and flown out of the NAF Base Kaduna on 23 October 2017. The returned 77

October 26, 2017 3:08 PM NAF returns Super Mushshak aircraft to Pakistan, expects 5 brand news ones

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has returned the four Super Mushshak aircraft meant for the ab-initio flying training of its pilots at 401 Flying Training School Kaduna to Pakistan government. The disassembled aircraft were loaded aboard a cargo aircraft and flown out of the NAF base in the on 23 October . According to a statement by NAF: ''The 4 Super 19