Photo Credit: www.publish0x.com Not many people understand the reason for the frenzy that attended the recent seizure of a large quantity of Captagon, a brand of Amphetamine shipped from a Middle East country to the Apapa Port, in Lagos, the commercial capital of Nigeria. The drug, hidden inside a container, had passed through three countries, including a North African country before it arrived in Lagos and its eventual discovery on September 1, 2020, tucked away inside the rotors of three marble polishing machines.
The Tuareg people are about 2 million nomadic people who live across the Sahara Desert, including in the North African countries of Mali, Niger, Libya, Algeria and Chad.The Tuaregs are part of the Berber group of people, and they are largely Muslim.
Plateau United are one of the best clubs in the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) and presents the best players in the domestic league. One of their strikers, Ibrahim Mustapha is the talk of the town and has attracted several interests from various clubs outside the country.
The name Africa is a phenomenon. It is a home to over 1.216 billion people, it has the world’s second-largest population and second largest continent after Asia. Africa is a renowned name that has traveled way beyond the shores of the Nile to the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.
Egypt is a North African country which is predominantly occupied by deserts but despite the harsh climate of the country, the government has been able to make ends meet and provide basic infrastructure for the country and also boost its agriculture through irrigation from the Nile River and tourism sector. Visitors from China, UK, USA, France, Spain and many other Countries troop into Egypt inorder to see the wonderful artifacts and ancient remains which still exists to this modern day. Photos of Tourists in
The venue of the Super Eagles friendly against North African opponents Algeria has been changed, Though the Nigeria Football Federation previously advertised that the game would hold at the Jacques Lemans Arena, which has a capacity of roughly 2,400, the friendly will now take place at the Wörthersee Stadium, Klagenfurt. Built in 1960, the Wörthersee Stadium is the home ground of Austrian 2. Liga club SK Austria Klagenfurt and the stadium holds thirty thousand spectators. The venue change favours the African
Tunisian tennis player, Ons Jabeur has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Wimbledon Championship, giving an upset to Iga Swiatek, 5-7,6-1,6-1. This great feat tagged her as the first Arab and North African to book a place at the Championships since Egypt's Ismail El Shafei in 1974.
The World Health organization (WHO) on Thursday sent a message of Warning to Nigeria and other African countries ahead of Christmas celebration and end of year family reunion and get together. The World Health Organization (WHO) urged countries to be on high alert for a possible surge in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, especially in Africa, where many families are planning get-togethers as the year comes to a close. According to WHO “this comes as nearly 20 countries in the region have experienced an uptick
The National football team for Nigeria (Super Eagles), went on a friendly contest with North African neighbours Algeria, who happen to be the champions of African football. The encounter was played in Austria and at about 7:30 pm Nigerian time. The super eagles came into the match with a lot of expectations, following their unfair crash from the AFCON competition by their rivals of the day, and as the songs of revenge grew louder, they were rather disappointed to finish the game with a 1-0 loss to the foxes.
Egypt is widely known as the cradle of civilization. The North African country boasts of series of antiquities which spans thousands of years. It is a place which is famous for its ancient master pieces. The relics are clear pointers to the way the ancient people on earth lived. Cairo - The Capital City Of Egypt It is quite interesting to know that the concept of breweries did not begin in our modern world. As far back as 5000 years ago, the Egyptian kingdom had its own brewery. According to Reuters, a team
We have many countries in the world today, some of them are unknown because of their size. But it is obvious that there are countries that are smaller than a state in other countries. Below you are going to read about countries that are smaller than a state. 1. MALTA Malta is one of the smallest countries in the world, that might keep you wondering, why they should be a country. It is located between the North African coast and Sicily. It uses the Euro as its Currency. This country is also one of the most beautiful
If are seeking to know the most developed African countries in terms of good roads and infrastructure, here are the top 10 list below: SEYCHELLES: Seychelles is an island country located off the East African coast and has a population of 95,000. The major portion of the countries economy and GDP is supported by tourism and this has made the country to rely heavily on tourism without exploring other business ventures, but notwithstanding, the country is the most developed in terms of infrastructure. MAURITIUS
Moroccan spiced cauliflower & almond soup Preparation and cooking time Prep:5 mins Cook:25 mins Easy Serves 4 Satisfying and comforting soup is the ultimate meal in a bowl, like this smooth and spicy North African blend Nutrition: per serving kcal 200 fat 16g saturates 2g carbs 8g sugars 3g
Governor Masari of Katsina State has given Nigerians an insight into how cattle rustling metamorphosed into the current trend of kidnapping and banditry in the North-Western part of Nigeria. The governor spoke in Katsina at News Agency of Nigerian (NAN) forum, which was an interview to flag off the organization in the state.
For up to six month, there has been mayhem in Ethiopia after the continuous dispute between leaders of Tigray and the central government continues. The trouble in the North African country could be traced back to when the Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed decided to oust all Tigray individual from government hold claiming he want a change in system for sustainability development. The Tigray leaders saw these as an insult, reiterating that they played important role in the independence of the country and have helped
Spains accused Morocco of "extortion" on Thursday for allowing a record of 8,000 migrants to reach the Spanish North African enclave of Ceuta, sparking a crisis that Saw clashes on the Moroccan side of the border overnight. Spanish authority were caught by surprise on Monday when large numbers of mostly young people began swimming or using small inflatable boats to cross the frontier as the Moroccan border forces looked the other way, quickly leaving the tiny territory overwhelmed.
Only educated (literate) people can indeed make progress, help improves their nations, and Improve economics. Nations with a big number of citizens who are not educated suffer the most from high levels of unemployment, illiteracy, and a poor economy. Below are the top 5 most educated countries in Africa. 5. Algeria: This is a North African nation, which also holds 65th position on School life expectancy. Algeria has a population of 41. 3 million with educated or literacy of 75%. 4. Tunisia: Education is
Archaeologists have discovered some very ancient sites in North Africa before any part of that country became “Egyptians”. From archaeological standpoint, those earliest people who moved and settled along the Nile would technically be called North Africans; however people from the countries we call “Arab” began to migrate towards what later became Egypt and the two intermingled so when Egypt was finally united under Menes, the people were intermingled so that they were both.
This is not the first time the facility is face with such fire incidence. In June 2020, a fire incident occurred at a hospital in Egypt, killing seven corona virus patients and leaving seven others wounded. The North African country Egypt has a total of over 130,000 corona virus cases in all their facilities. We received a news today being 26 December 2020, that seven corona virus patients died in a fire incident at a hospital in Cairo, the Egyptian capital, on Saturday. The survivors were taking to another
Instructions to make Jollof Couscous: Couscous is a staple in North African cooking. It's the kind of Pasta produced using Semolina and once in a while a combination of Semolina and wheat flour. On the off chance that you like Jollof Rice, you will adore this one. This couscous formula is nearly everything Jollof, the solitary distinction is that, this takes such a large amount of a more limited opportunity to assemble the ingredients and the cooking. On the off chance that you know about Nigerian cooking,