Brazilian state in chaos as police embark on strike

More than 100 people have been reported killed in violence and looting during a six-day strike by police in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo, with schools and businesses closed and public transportation frozen. The Army mobilized airborne troops and armored vehicles on Thursday to reinforce the roughly 1,200 soldiers and federal police trying to… Read More Brazilian state in chaos as police embark on strike

Chelsea Group Ltd., Anambra State government sign MoU on mechanized commercial agriculture

Chief Patrick Chidolue, Chairman Chelsea Group Ltd, led his Chelsea Group to signing of the memorandum of understanding which was signed for the development of large scale mechanised agriculture project worth 68 billion naira in Anyamelum local government area of Anamabra State The Executive Governor of Anambra State on the occasion express his delight that… Read More Chelsea Group Ltd., Anambra State government sign MoU on mechanized commercial agriculture

Thirteen feared dead as boat capsizes in Sabah, Indonesia

A boat ferrying around 15 people from Malaysia to Indonesia capsized in rough seas off the port of Tawau on the Indonesian island of Sabah, with only two survivors found so far, said Malaysian maritime authorities. The two survivors, a husband and wife, said the incident occurred on Tuesday night, but locals only reported it… Read More Thirteen feared dead as boat capsizes in Sabah, Indonesia

Israel accused of bombing tunnel at Palestine-Egypt border

The Gaza Health Ministry said an Israeli bombing of a tunnel near the Egyptian border killed two Palestinians on Thursday, but the military denied any involvement. The Gaza Health ministry spokesman said in a statement the two men were “martyred and five other people were wounded as a result of being targeted by an Israeli… Read More Israel accused of bombing tunnel at Palestine-Egypt border