Daily Archives: July 27, 2019

WHO says e-cigarettes ‘undoubtedly harmful’

Electronic cigarettes are “undoubtedly harmful” and should be regulated, the WHO said Friday as it warned against the use of vaping products by smokers trying to quit their deadly habit.

The growing popularity of e-cigarettes, battery-powered devices that enable users …

La Digue to be first Seychellois island with its own history museum

La Digue will become the first island in the Seychelles archipelago to get its own dedicated history museum. ‘Musee de La Digue’, to be built at L’Union Estate, will trace the island’s history since its discovery.

The museum is an …

15 Killed in Jihadist Attack in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU – Armed men described as jihadists raided a village in Burkina Faso’s restive north, killing 15 people, plundering and burning shops and motorbikes, a regional governor said Saturday.

The raid took place on the night of Thursday to Friday …

15 Killed in Jihadist Attack in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU – Armed men described as jihadists raided a village in Burkina Faso’s restive north, killing 15 people, plundering and burning shops and motorbikes, a regional governor said Saturday.

The raid took place on the night of Thursday to Friday …

Nigerian Court Grants Permission to Declare Shiite Group Terrorists

ABUJA, NIGERIA – A Nigerian court has granted the government permission to label a local Shiite Muslim group a terrorist organization, the solicitor general told Reuters on Saturday.

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have been marching in …