Air Peace aborts Lagos-bound flight over bomb scare

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi A Lagos-bound Air Peace flight was forced to return to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Wednesday, following safety concerns over an explosive on board the aircraft. The Corporate Communications Manager of the carrier, Mr Chris Iwarah, said the pilot aborted the flight after receiving information that there was an explosive on … Continue reading Air Peace aborts Lagos-bound flight over bomb scare

ISIS recruitment drive in Somalia could prove ‘massive threat to the US presence’ in the region

By Hollie McKay | Fox News   Video ISIS recruitment drive in Somalia could prove 'massive threat to the us presence' in the region ISIS is quickly recruiting to supplant existing al-Shabab fighters in Somalia to declare a more entrenched presence in the horn of Africa. From the depths of ISIS' self-proclaimed territory in Somalia, … Continue reading ISIS recruitment drive in Somalia could prove ‘massive threat to the US presence’ in the region

IRAQ NEWS

Al Tayeb, near Iranian border Unconfirmed- US forces conducted an air landing in the al Tayeb area near the Iranian border on Monday. Biased local media claim that this is a reconnaissance mission to collect information about locations of PMU and other Iranian-aligned factions. Rutba Iraqi airstrikes targeted and killed six former top aides to … Continue reading IRAQ NEWS

New American private military contractors arrive in Yemen

Dyncorp will be replacing Academi, formerly known as Blackwater. (AFP/File) Follow > Khabar News Agency , The first batch of mercenaries from the private¬†US military firm DynCorp has arrived in the Yemeni city of Aden to replace paid militants from another American company. Under a USD-3-billion contract between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and DynCorp, … Continue reading New American private military contractors arrive in Yemen

IRAQ NEWS

Albu al-Hashamah, near Yathrib Security forces cleared and seized an artillery round cache in Albu al-Hashamah, near Yathrib on Saturday. The cache contained 261 mortar rounds consisting of 60mm and 80mm rounds. Imsayhili, south of Shirqat An IED exploded planted targeting responding forces along the road near Imsayhili, south of Shirqat on Sunday morning, killing … Continue reading IRAQ NEWS