Yemen president, Mansour Hadi, returns from exile

Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi returned to the city of Aden from Saudi Arabia for the first time since March to help set up an interim government. Yemen President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi returned to the Yemeni city of Aden, six months after fleeing the country for exile in neighbouring Saudi Arabia, airport sources said. Hadi flew to… Read More Yemen president, Mansour Hadi, returns from exile

Army arrests soldier training militants, uncover arms cache in Rivers

The Nigerian Army has arrested a rogue soldier, who specialised in training Niger Delta militants, during its arms and ammunition mop-up in Kula Community, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers. Lt.-Col. Timothy Opurum, Commanding Officer of 2 Brigade Garrison of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)… Read More Army arrests soldier training
militants, uncover arms cache in
Rivers

Ex-militants issue A’Ibom govt 7- day ultimatum over lack of empowerment

Ex-Militants under the auspices of Bakassi Freedom Fighters at Akwa Ibom State have threatened to barge in activities by the state government to mark the 28th Anniversary celebration of the creation of the state if Governor Udom Emmanuel continues to vacillate on their empowerment programme. The former agitators, who gave the state government a seven-day… Read More Ex-militants issue A’Ibom govt 7-
day ultimatum over lack of
empowerment

Houthi rebels detain two Saudi soldiers hostage in Yemen

Two Saudi soldiers fighting with the Arab coalition in Yemen have been detained by Houthi rebels, coalition spokesman Ahmed Asseri said. “They are detainees and not hostages,” Asseri said. “They lost their way inside Yemeni territory.” The spokesman did not say when or where inside Yemen the incident took place. Three other Saudi soldiers are… Read More Houthi rebels detain two Saudi soldiers hostage in Yemen