Posts Tagged ‘Turkey’

#COVID19: 238 Nigerians Stranded In Turkey Arrive Abuja

by Seun Adeuyion July 6, 2020
The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has confirmed the arrival of two hundred and thirty-eight Nigerians who were stranded in Turkey at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Sunday. While confirming their arrival in a tweet via its official handle, the commission explained that the returnees tested negative for COVID-19 but added that they are […]

Racism: Mikel obi in tears after family abuse

by Seun Adeuyion February 6, 2020
Trabzonspor midfielder, Mikel Obi, was forced to hold back the tears while speaking about the racial abuse he and his family suffered on social media after his team’s 2-1 win against Fenerbahce on Saturday in the Turkish Super Lig. In an emotional interview after the team’s 5-0 thrashing of Erzurumspor in the Turkish Cup quarter-final first-leg […]

Rapists Marrying Their Victims Is Biblical – Daddy Freeze

by Chuks Azotanion January 24, 2020
OAP and leader of the Free the Sheeple movement, Daddy Freeze, has said that rapists marry their victims is in accord with the Bible. Freeze stated this while reacting to the decision of the Turkish government to introduce a new law that will allow men accused of rape, avoid prosecution by marrying their victims. Read here. According to […]

Turkey Plans To Introduce A Law Allowing Rapists To Marry Their Victims To Avoid Prosecution

by Chuks Azotanion January 24, 2020
The Turkish government is planning to introduce a new law that will allow men accused of raping underage girls to avoid punishment by marrying their victims, a move which has outraged women’s rights campaigners who say the law will pave the way for ‘child exploitation and legitimize child marriage and statutory rape.’ The “marry your […]

Turkish private jet firm claims planes used ‘illegally’ in Ghosn escape

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 3, 2020
Turkish private jet company MNG has filed a criminal complaint saying its aircraft were used illegally to transport fugitive businessman Carlos Ghosn to Lebanon as he fled prosecution in Japan, the firm said today. It said one employee had admitted to falsifying the records to keep Ghosn’s name off the flight manifest, and that he […]

Finally! US, Turkey reach Syria cease-fire agreement [Read details]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 18, 2019
The U.S. and Turkey reached an agreement Thursday for a cease-fire in the Turks’ deadly attacks on Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.Below is a joint U.S.-Turkish statement on the deal: 1. The US and Turkey reaffirm their relationship as fellow members of NATO. The US understands Turkey’s legitimate security concerns on Turkey’s southern border. 2. […]