Category Archives: National

Cameroon says Nigerians Killed in Border Market Grenade Explosion

YAOUNDE – Cameroon says 10 Nigerians were killed Monday when a grenade exploded near a market on the two countries’ border. Authorities denied local media reports of suicide bombings and said the explosion was caused when a Nigerian boy found …

Chad Troops Leave Nigeria With Boko Haram Mission Over: Army

N’DJAMENA – Chad has ended a months-long mission fighting Boko Haram in neighboring Nigeria and withdrawn its 1,200-strong force across their common border, an army spokesman told AFP on Saturday.

“It’s our troops who went to aid Nigerian soldiers months …

Chad Troops Leave Nigeria With Boko Haram Mission Over: Army

N’DJAMENA – Chad has ended a months-long mission fighting Boko Haram in neighboring Nigeria and withdrawn its 1,200-strong force across their common border, an army spokesman told AFP on Saturday.

“It’s our troops who went to aid Nigerian soldiers months …

Pope Sends Special Christmas Message to South Sudanese Leaders

ROME – In his Christmas message to the city and to the world, Pope Francis had special thoughts for people forced to migrate due to injustices and for children who are abandoned and suffer violence. The pope also sent a …

Seychelles establishes air services agreements with Zimbabwe, Dominican Republic

Seychelles has expanded its air transport portfolio with the signing of two new air services agreements with Zimbabwe and the Dominican Republic.

The signing was done during the twelfth edition Air Services Negotiation Conference (ICAN). The annual meeting was hosted …