Posts Tagged ‘Pakistan’

PAKISTAN: 10 Players Dropped From The National Cricket Team For Its England Tour Over #COVID19

by Seun Adeuyion June 28, 2020
10 players from the Pakistan’s cricket team will not travel with the team for its tour of England on Sunday, after they tested positive for coronavirus for a second time. Wasim Khan, the board chief executive, said the players can rejoin the squad of 18 players if they later test negative. After first testing positive […]

Emirates Suspends Its Flights From Pakistan After Multiple Passengers Test Positive For #COVID19

by Seun Adeuyion June 25, 2020
One of the world’s biggest long-haul airlines, Emirates, has suspended flights from Pakistan after passengers tested positive for COVID-19 in Hong Kong. The decision was taken after 26 people on board a flight from Pakistan to Hong Kong via Dubai were found to have the virus. A spokeswoman for the airline said: “Following the announcement […]

WHO Shares Practical “Anti #COVID19” Measures From Several Countries.

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 19, 2020
The World Health Organization on Thursday published tips from six nations towards the defeat of the raging Coronavirus pandemic. “At today’s WHO Member States Information Session, the following Health Ministers and Representatives are sharing #COVID19 response experiences”, WHO revealed in a social media message. The nations were chosen to encompass a large proportion the global […]

JUST IN: Pakistani Passenger Aircraft Crashes In Karachi

by Seun Adeuyion May 22, 2020
A Pakistan International Airlines plane has crashed in Karachi on a flight from Lahore, aviation officials say. The plane, which was reported to be carrying 90 passengers, was flying from Lahore to Jinnah International Airport, one of Pakistan’s busiest airports. Pictures shared on social media show smoke rising from the crash site, a residential area. […]

President Pervez Musharraf Sentenced To Death

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 17, 2019
A Pakistani special court hearing the high treason case against former president General Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday, December 17th handed the former ruler a death sentence. A three-member bench of the special court headed by Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad announced the decision, in a split judgment. The court, in its short order […]

CAN Kicks As Nigeria Plans To Join Muslim War Alliance

by Breaking Timeson December 17, 2015
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 […]