Category: Europe

RFI Correspondent Detained, Interrogated in Cameroon


A journalist working as correspondent for the Hausa service of Radio France Internationale (RFI) has been held incommunicado in Cameroon by officials to enquire about his alleged involvement in activities of the Islamic terrorist group, Boko Haram. Mr Ahmed Abba who is

Boy smuggled into Spain in suitcase


Border guards have foiled an attempt to smuggle an eight-year old boy into Spain in a suitcase. The boy, from the Ivory Coast was discovered at the border of Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. The suitcase was carried

Russia Threatening To Drop Nuclear Bomb In Ukraine, Defense Minister Claims


Russia is threatening to use nuclear weapons if Ukrainian forces continue to fight pro-Russia separatists, the Ukrainian Defense Minister is claiming. On Monday, Defense Minister Valeriy Heltey wrote on his Facebook page that Russia is making threats of a nuclear

Ronaldo European Player of the Year


Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo was on Thursday named European Footballer of the Year, the Portuguese striker topping the journalists’ poll ahead of Germany’s World Cup winner Manuel Neuer and Dutchman Arjen Robben. Ronaldo is the fourth recipient of the award,