Moroccan F-16 warplane goes missing in Yemen

F-16 warplane A Moroccan F-16 warplane has gone missing while on a mission with Saudi-led forces in Yemen, Morocco’s military said on Monday, and Yemen’s dominant Houthi militia said regional tribesmen shot down the aircraft.

8 Year Old Boy from Ivory Coast Found in Suitcase at Spanish Border in Botched Smuggling Attempt


An 8-year-old boy from Ivory Coast was found locked up in a suitcase in a failed smuggling attempt into Spain. CNN reports that he was bundled up tightly in a fetal position, in a pink, medium-sized polyester suitcase, that also contained a few personal belongings. He was locked up in

Eight-Year-Old Boy Smuggled Into Spain From Morocco Inside A Suitcase (PHOTOS)


An eight-year-old Ivorian boy has been found hidden inside a suitcase by customs officials at the border between Morocco and Spain, Independent reports. Officers discovered the boy after they put the small suitcase through an X-ray machine and spotted the child curled up inside a hard wheel-along case.

Buhari Host Envoys Of China, Israel, Others In Abuja

Nigeria’s President-Elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, ahead of the handover of government on May 29, hosted some foreign envoys whose countries are seeking stronger ties with Nigeria. The delegation of envoys who met with Gen Buhari at the Defence House in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) include the Ambassadors from

AIF Has Announced Finalists for its Digital Art Challenge

The African innovation foundation (AIF) has announced the top seven finalists in its digital art challenge, #AfrinnovChallenge The seven finalists are: Catherine Mirembe and Allan Musije from Uganda-based Bumba studio, Fatoumata Tioye, Mariona Lloreta, Mbuotidem Johnson, Ismael Mohamadou Djida, Noh Balcha and Ntombi Kunye.

Morocco Saga: President Does Not Need to Apologise – Wali.


The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Senator Aminu Wali yesterday said President Goodluck Jonathan does not need to apologise over controversy surrounding his purported telephone conversation with the King of Morocco. Addressing state House correspondents yesterday, Ambassador Wali said he has ordered a full investigation into the incidence in compliance with

Reuben Abati Says Pres. Jonathan Never Spoke to Morocco’s King Mohammed VI


Following the controversy surrounding the purported phone call between President Goodluck Jonathan and King Mohammed VI, it turns out that the president never actually spoke to the king. You will recall that the foreign affairs ministry in Morocco vehemently refuted the reports that Jonathan had spoken to the king. However,

Jonathan orders probe into Morocco phone scam, says Nigeria lied

President Goodluck Jonathan: has admitted that Nigeria lied Contrary to the assertions of officials of his Foreign Affairs Ministry, President Goodluck Jonathan said on Friday that he has neither spoken to or had conversations with King Mohammed VI of Morroco.