Suicide bomber hits Turkish city of Bursa

A female suicide bomber has blown herself up in the northwestern Turkish city of Bursa, senior security and government officials said. Wednesday’s blast wounded several people, a security source told the Reuters news agency. Al Jazeera’s Sue Turton, reporting from Istanbul, said officials believed the suicide bomber attacked worshippers gathered at the city’s Grand Mosque… Read More Suicide bomber hits Turkish city of Bursa

Mississippi shootings leave three dead, one injured

Shootings early on Wednesday in north-central Mississippi have left three people dead and one severely injured, a Mississippi Bureau of Investigation official said. Multiple crime scenes are involved in the shootings in Montgomery County, located about 100 miles north of Jackson, according to Mississippi Bureau of Investigation spokesman Warren Strain. A person of interest was… Read More Mississippi shootings leave three dead, one injured

Miss Tourism Ogun Beauty Pageant and Tourism Awards Season II

AGL Technologies, Organizers of Ogun State biggest pageant: Miss Tourism Ogun Nigeria has launched the 2016 edition show, Themed ‘THE IDOL QUEEN’ Edition; the 2016 edition is power-packed to celebrate our rich dynamism and cultural aesthetics as well as values. It is open for young Nigerian females between the ages of 17 and 26 who… Read More Miss Tourism Ogun Beauty Pageant and Tourism Awards Season II

Nigerian professor breaks 187-year-old academic record

A Nigerian academic, Professor Abiodun Alao, will on Wednesday deliver an inaugural lecture at King’s College, University of London, making him the first black African scholar to deliver such lecture since the institution was established in 1829. Alao, a professor of African Studies, was conferred with professorial title about two years ago alongside his Nigerian… Read More Nigerian professor breaks 187-year-old academic record

Suspected terror attack mastermind, Salah Abdesalam extradited to France

Suspected terror attack mastermind, Salah Abdeslam has been extradited from Belgium to France, Belgian authorities say. The Belgium-born French citizen faces prosecution there in relation to the Paris terror attacks in November. The 26-year-old arrived on French territory early on Wednesday, and was handed over to authorities, the Paris prosecutor’s office said. Abdeslam is due… Read More Suspected terror attack mastermind, Salah Abdesalam extradited to France