Posts Tagged ‘Bangladesh’

Cyclone Amphan: In The Aftermath Of The Storms, UN Predicts Over 500,000 People Stranded Across India And Bangladesh

“UN humanitarians and partners are working hard to assist the people of Bangladesh and India suffering from the impact of Cyclone Amphan, which made landfall on Wednesday, wreaking havoc, causing high tidal surges, flooding and embankments to collapse”. The above statement was made by the United Nations (UN) on Thursday, commenting on the aftermath of […]

PHOTOS: Over 100,000 People Defy #COVID19 Social Distancing Protocol In Bangladesh

Over 100,000 People defied COVID19 social distancing protocol in Bangladesh. They reportedly attended the burial of a very popular Islamic preacher and a senior leader of the Islamist party in the district of Brahmanbaria. This was contained in a tweet by Online Doctor, Harvey Olufunmilayo, on Monday. She wrote: “More than 100,000 people in Bangladesh […]

FLASH| 50 Killed by Lightning in 2 Days, Elder Hacked to Death

As elderly Buddhist monk is hacked to death More than 50 peo­ple across Bang­ladesh have died after being struck by light­ning in the past two days, police said. Many of the dead were farmers who were killed as they worked in their pad­dy fields. Bangladesh is prone to electrical storms but this year they have […]

Nigerian Army Chief Meets Bangladeshi President

As the Nigeria military intensify the war on terrorism and Boko Haram to another phase it has continued to get international support with Bangladesh being the latest country to offer training. The offer came as Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai paid a courtesy call on Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban, […]

CAN Kicks As Nigeria Plans To Join Muslim War Alliance

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has protested the attempt by the Buhari led Federal Government to covertly enlist Nigeria among Muslim Nations to fight ISIS.  Saudi Arabia was building a coalition of 34 Muslim/Arab countries to fight ISIS and Nigeria was named among the 34. General Secretary of CAN, Rev. Musa Asake, in a statement said: “This […]