Human Rights Watch, a global rights group has said in a report that important social reforms enacted under Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, have been accompanied by deepening repression and abusive practices meant to silence dissidents and critics.
President Buhari says Nigeria stands in solidarity with Saudi Arabia, following drone attacks yesterday on the refinery plants at Khurais and Abqaiq.
A global rights group, Human Rights Watch, has accused the Saudi-led coalition naval forces of carrying out at least five deadly attacks on Yemeni fishing boats since 2018, killing 47 and injuring 14.
Saudi Arabia has allowed adult women to travel without permission and granted them more control over family matters, further eroding a heavily criticized male guardianship system at a time of heightened scrutiny over its human rights record.
Oil prices rose more than one dollar a barrel on Monday after Saudi Arabia, Russia and Iraq backed an extension of supply cuts for another six to nine months ahead of an […]
Iran on Thursday shot down a U.S. military drone that it said was flying over one of its southern provinces on the Gulf, increasing fears of military conflict as Washington seeks to isolate Tehran over its nuclear and regional activities.
Evidence suggests Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman and other senior Saudi officials are liable for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a U.N. rights investigator said on Wednesday.
By Suleiman Adamu President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja on Thursday, May 30 to attend the Summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia amidst popular uproar back home […]
Saudi Arabian authorities have released Zainab Aliyu, a student of Maitama Sule University, Kano, who was arrested for alleged drug trafficking. Also released was Ibrahim Abubakar. The News Agency of Nigeria reports […]
By NAN The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has refuted report that it ignored the call to intervene in Saudi Arabia’s execution of Mrs Kudirat Afolabi, a Nigerian woman caught for drug trafficking. […]