Tag Archives: BRITAIN

TERRORISM: BRITAIN TO BACK FG AGAINST BOKO HARAM

Nigeria’s Defence Minister, Dr Bello Mohammed VANGUARD September 20, 2011 Against the backdrop of increased terrorism attacks in the country and fears that the Boko Haram sect may have targeted the bombing of foreign embassies operating in Nigeria, the British … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN AGENCY ARRESTS BRITAIN’S MOST WANTED FIREARMS, DRUG SUSPECT

LAGOS, Sept. 17 (Xinhua)       Nigeria’s National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it had arrested Britain’s most wanted fire arms and drug suspect. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday in Lagos, a statement issued by the agency … Continue reading

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ONE BRITON KILLED, ANOTHER KIDNAPPED IN KENYA’S LAMU

LAMU, Kenya, Sept. 11 (Xinhua) Suspected armed Somali militiamen shot and killed a British tourist then kidnapped his wife in an incident which took place in a beach resort in Kenya’s coastal town of Lamu on Saturday night, Kenyan authority … Continue reading

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GEN SIR DAVID RICHARDS, NEW HEAD OF BRITISH ARMED FORCES

SOURCE: BBC NEWS 14 July 2010 Last updated at 17:16 GMT Gen Sir David Richards new head of British armed forces Gen Sir David Richards is currently head of the British army Gen Sir David Richards is to be the … Continue reading

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