Posts Tagged ‘Saudi Arabia’

Alleged Video of Saudi Military Jet Being Downed by Houthis

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 17, 2020
Earlier, Yemen’s Shia Houthi rebels claimed they had downed a Tornado fighter jet from the Arab coalition in the northwestern province of Al-Jawf. According to General Yahya Saree, the spokesman for the Ansarullah movement, the fighter jet was downed with an advanced surface-to-air missile, while it was was carrying out an attack over the province of […]

Saudi Arabia ambassador to Nigeria, Adnan Bostaji is dead

by Seun Adeuyion February 4, 2020
The Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Adnan Bostaji, is dead. The Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Nigeria, which announced this in a statement on Tuesday, said the envoy died in his sleep. “With the deepest sense of sadness and complete submission to the Will of Allah, the Royal Embassy announces the passing away of […]

US expels 21 Saudi military cadets after gun attack

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 14, 2020
Twenty-one members of the Saudi military are being expelled from the US after a cadet carried out a mass shooting at a air base last month. The servicemen are not accused of aiding the 21-year old Saudi Air Force lieutenant. But US Attorney General William Barr said the cadets were found to have had jihadist […]