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Local ‘Crooks’ Set Bus On Fire In Sokoto, Killing Dozens
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Local ‘Crooks’ Set Bus On Fire In Sokoto, Killing Dozens

Gunmen burned down a bus with 30 passengers in Nigeria's Sokoto state, on Tuesday Sokoto (PNB NEWS). About 30 commuters in Nigeria were massacred when a gunman burnt a bus on Tuesday, police, and citizens said. Terrorists have been striking Africa's most populous and second-largest economy, since last year. The vehicle was conveying 24 people when armed men torched it, according to Sokoto state police. 7 people who escaped the scene with injuries were transported to a nearby health center. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/08/13-dead-after-ch…ry-chief-crashes/ 30 corpses were retrieved from the overloaded torched bus, the local rescue team claimed. Passengers were surrounded and burnt on the highway linking Sabon Birni and the village of Gidan Bawa, t...
Burundi: Fire Swept Through Prison killing Dozens Inmates
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Burundi: Fire Swept Through Prison killing Dozens Inmates

Burundi - (PNB NEWS). According to the foreign press, a fire broke out in a main jail in Burundi's capital, Gitega, killing 38 inmates and wounding 69 others. A monstrous fire in the central prison in Gitega, Burundi's capital, killed no less than 38 people and wounded 69 more, Sputnik reported. A deadly fire broke out early Tuesday morning at the capital's main prison, Gitega. Witnesses told the media that they saw large flames emerge from the ground and fully engulf chunks of the jail complex. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/07/basra-seven-kill…-hit-iraqs-basra/ ‎ The VP of Burundi, who headed a government delegation to the scene, expressed grief over the loss of valuable lives. If the rescue squad had arrived sooner, the disaster would have bee...
Intelligence Foils Assassination Attempt On Erdogan
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Intelligence Foils Assassination Attempt On Erdogan

Turkish intelligence prevented an assassination attempt on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday evening  Turkey, (PNB NEWS). Turkish intelligence repelled an assassination attempt on Turkish President Erdogan, Turkish media announced on Saturday. Sputnik said the bomb was placed in a private car transporting a cop to the Turkish President program in Siirt. Siirt is the headquarters of Siirt Province in southeastern Turkey. A colleague of the cop allegedly detected something under his auto, which was explosive. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/05/kenya-23-dead-as…oded-enziu-river/ The device was discovered during the assessment, which prompted further investigation and the assistance of a bomb crew. The bomb squad had removed explosives ...
Kenya: 23 Dead As Bus Fell Into Flooded Enziu River
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Kenya: 23 Dead As Bus Fell Into Flooded Enziu River

About 23 people drowned after a bus conveying visitors to a wedding in Kenya, fell into an overwhelmed stream KENYA, Nairobi (PNB NEWS). A visitor bus had been plummeted into the Enziu River, leaving 23 people dead including women and kids on December 4. The transport was shipping church individuals to a wedding function when it dove into River Enziu, currently overflowed with weighty downpours water. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/04/nigeria-islamic-…ficials-in-borno/ A tragedy occurred roughly 200 km (125 miles) east of Nairobi, Kenya's capital. 4 of the dead were children, while 12 others were rescued. Charity Ngilu, the governor of Kitui, said the "shocking" incident occurred on Saturday morning. She further said that 23 corpses had been retr...
Nigeria: Islamic State Kills 7 Military Officials In Borno
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Nigeria: Islamic State Kills 7 Military Officials In Borno

Nigeria: Islamic State killed seven military officers, including a Captain and a lieutenant, in Borno state on Friday Borno State, Nigeria, (PNB NEWS). ISIL killed 7 Nigerian military personals in Borno province, including a commander and junior commissioned officer, the military said. At about 1:40 a.m., militants in 3 vehicles attacked a military position in Raan Kala Balge's local government area of Borno state. Read Also: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/04/europe-pursues-d…n-in-afghanistan/ Several hours of fierce fighting between the army and ISIL militants resulted in collateral losses among military ranks. The captain, lieutenant, and five soldiers were executed in attack, as per military source. ISIL had killed a Nigerian Army general and 3 soldiers last ...
Owing To Economic Crisis Erdogan Ousted Finance Minister
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Owing To Economic Crisis Erdogan Ousted Finance Minister

President Tayyip Erdogan sacked the country's finance minister following economic insecurity, which crashed the lira  Erdogan. (PNB NEWS). The Lira has lost more than 40% of its value against the US dollar this year and has become the worst-performing emerging market currency, Turkish media reported. After the resignation of Lutfi Elvan, Nureddin Nebati takes over as finance minister. Read Also : https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/02/incidents-at-ira…en-again-taliban/ Erdogan accepted Lutfi Elvan's resignation and appointed his assistant, Nureddin Nebati, as the new economy minister. A presidential decree that removed Lutfi Elvan'was issued on Wednesday dawn. Turkish Central Bank intervened in commercial sectors to rescue the lira, which has lost nearly 30% of its value agains...
Dozens Die As Boat Capsizes In Nigeria’s Kano State
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Dozens Die As Boat Capsizes In Nigeria’s Kano State

State authority said that boat with teenagers capsized in Nigeria's Kano state's Bagwai River. Nigeria, Kano. (PNB NEWS). The tragedy took place late Tuesday, according to a representative for Kano state's rescue service. "We have retrieved 29 corpses, and 7 people had been saved." state officials told media on Wednesday. Read more : https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/11/30/morocco-pays-22-…-kamikaze-drones/  The quest for the other 13 bodies has still been continuing. Badau village's boat was heading for Bagwai for religious practice when it capsized. The boat was supposed to ferry dozen of youngsters but sank due to overload, according to the same source. Boat accidents are tragically common on Nigerian waterways mostly due to overcrowding, bad weather, and lack of...
Morocco Pays $22 MLN To Israel’s Defence Industry For Kamikaze Drones
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Morocco Pays $22 MLN To Israel’s Defence Industry For Kamikaze Drones

Morocco purchased unmanned "suicide" drones from Israel as part of a reconciliation agreement between the two sides, according to foreign reports.  Morocco. (PNB NEWS) . In a deal with Morocco this year, Israeli Aerospace Industries pocketed $22 million. Morocco will receive Israeli-made kamikaze drones for $22 million, as per Israeli media. Last month, Defense News released data, based on sources in Morocco, that Israel plans to sell drones under the agreement. Read Also : https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/11/30/iranian-f-m-disc…uaes-counterpart/ A few months back, the Africa Intelligence website claimed that Israel and Morocco were contemplating a cooperative venture to manufacture kamikaze drones in Morocco. Israel, India, and Azerbaijan, according to various repor...
Erdogan Says After UAE, He Will Fly To Egypt & Israel
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Erdogan Says After UAE, He Will Fly To Egypt & Israel

Erdogan said Turkey would take steps to mend links with Egypt and Israel, similar to what it has done with the United Arab Emirates in recent weeks. Erdogan. (PNB NEWS) . Tayyip Erdogan, according to NTV and other media, indicated that Turkey will take measures to repair ties with Egypt and Israel. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/11/29/idlib-syria-fath…hree-of-his-kids/  Ankara and the UAE sealed deals of multibillion dollars last week. Erdogan said that they would usher in a "new era" in bilateral ties. Turkey however has established new ways to strengthen its relations with Egypt and Saudi Arabia.       https://www.pinterest.com/Kidman1155/pnb-news/