Posts Tagged ‘Vietnam’

Coronavirus: All our patients have been cured — Vietnam

by Seun Adeuyion March 1, 2020
All the 16 patients who were infected with coronavirus in Vietnam have recovered, the country’s government says. According to TheCable, Vu Duc Dam, the country’s deputy prime minister, was quoted as saying all the infected patients, including the oldest who is 73, had been cured and discharged from the hospital. He said the government did not detect […]

Vietnam seizes two tonnes of ivory and pangolin scales shipped from Nigeria

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 24, 2019
Vietnam seized more than two tonnes of ivory tusks and pangolin scales hidden inside wooden boxes shipped from Nigeria, state media reported on Tuesday (Dec 24). The bust comes at the end of a year of big wildlife seizures destined for communist Vietnam, a hotbed of the illicit but lucrative trade in animal parts from […]

Vietnam Seizes 5 tonnes of Pangolin Scales from Nigeria

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 25, 2019
Vietnam police have seized more than five tonnes of pangolin scales stashed in a cashew shipment from Nigeria, the government said Friday. Communist Vietnam is a hotbed for the illegal wildlife trade, where animal products from elephant ivory to rhino horn and tiger bones are consumed domestically and also smuggled abroad. Police on Thursday found […]

2 Nigerians Jailed for Fraud in Vietnam

by Breaking Timeson May 13, 2015
A Vietnamese court has sentenced two Nigerian men, Christian Nnadike, 34, and Collins Deke, 37, to 12 years each in a Vietnam prison for hacking into emails of local companies, contact the company’s foreign partners and swindle them of their money. The men along with a Vietnamese female accomplice, Le Thi Kim Quyen, was sentenced […]