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Nigerian state bans pro-Iran Shiite group

Leader of Nigeria Islamic Movement Sheikh Zakzaky October 8, 2016 A Nigerian state where clashes between the military and Shiite Muslims led to over 300 deaths last year has banned the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), saying it was a security threat. Two days of violence began on December 12, when supporters of [...]

By |October 8th, 2016|Nigeria|

How Iran betrayed our diplomatic confidence

Presidents Muhammadu Buhari and Hassan Rouhani, Iran’s president. By Gabriel Onoja October 7, 2016 The economic recession is keeping Nigerians busy as focus shifts to daily survival to the extent that we carry on, unaware of threat greater than hunger and deprivation. The Islamic Republic of Iran! There it is. The threat greater than [...]

By |October 7th, 2016|Nigeria|

Bill and Hilary Clinton pal finances Hezbollah terrorists

September 3, 2016 Although the big story on Monday morning was the allegation of continued Internet shenanigans by the disgraced New York City Democrat Andrew Weiner, the personal thorn in the side of his wife, Hillary Clinton-confidante Huma Abedin, reporters appear more fixated on the sexual proclivities of a has-been congressman than on the alleged [...]

By |September 3rd, 2016|Lebanon, Nigeria, North America, USA|

Nigerian Clinton foundation donor investigated for Hezbollah ties

Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and President Bill Clinton, February 19, 2016 in Las Vegas, NV. (Joseph Sohm / Shutterstock.com) August 31, 2016 Nigerian billionaire philanthropist Gilbert Chagoury, who has been a major donor of the Clinton Foundation, was denied entry to the U.S. last year due to suspected [...]

By |August 31st, 2016|Lebanon, Nigeria, North America, USA|

A Nigerian billionaire who donated to the Clinton Foundation is suspected to have link to Hezbollah

Gilbert Chagoury has contributed $1 million to $5 million to the Clinton Foundation, according to its list of donors. (Getty Images) August 29, 2016 Nigerian billionaire Gilbert Chagoury, one of Africa’s richest men, has built a reputation as a giant of global philanthropy. His name is on a gallery at the Louvre and [...]

By |August 29th, 2016|Lebanon, Nigeria, North America, USA|

Iran is strengthening its grip on Nigeria

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari with IIranian FM Mohammad Zarif at the State House, Abuja. This Day  July 26, 2016 Special Adviser to the Nigerian President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina has said 70 Iranian investors and businessmen are presently in Nigeria holding discussions with a view to investing in sectors like banking, [...]

By |July 26th, 2016|Nigeria|

Iran’s Zarif arrives in Nigeria on key Africa tour

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif July 25, 2016 Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has arrived in Nigeria on the first leg of a key four-nation tour of West Africa to improve bilateral diplomatic and trade relations. Heading a high-profile politico-economic delegation, Zarif departed Tehran for the Nigerian capital, Abuja, on Sunday [...]

By |July 25th, 2016|Nigeria|

Iran’s Zarif to set off for West Africa

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. Press TV  July 24, 2016 Iran's sponsored Press TV reported that Zarif will leave Tehran on Sunday at the head of a politico-economic delegation for a six-day visit. Zarif is reported that he plans to hold talks with senior officials, including presidents, parliament speakers and foreign ministers, [...]

By |July 24th, 2016|Djibouti, Eritrea, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan|

Iran moves against chief of Nigerian army staff

The chief of army staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai. July 11, 2016 The Islamic Republic of Iran is suspected to be involved in moves aimed at support the sack of the chief of army staff, Tukur Buratai. Sources within the ministry of foreign affairs said the some of the individuals who benefit from [...]

By |July 11th, 2016|Nigeria|

Iran and Hezbollah’s Exploitation of Africa

June 18, 2016 Leveraging the Lebanese Diaspora Much of the Lebanese diaspora business community in Africa is a source of donations and taxes for Hezbollah, and these individuals and businesses also send money to Lebanese charities and social service providers, many of which are run by or give their money to the terror group. This [...]

By |June 18th, 2016|Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Western Sahara|