Posts tagged ‘Northwest 253’

The attempted bombing of Northwest Flight 253 is now being linked as the handiwork of the extremist group Al Qaeda. A statement that was allegedly posted on several sites but, like other statements from the group before it, could not be confirmed, indicates that it was the group that provided Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab with the […]

The suspected perpetrator of the attempt to blow up Northwest Flight 253 on Christmas Day is said to be the son of a former minister and a well-known banker in Nigeria. Alhaji Umaru Mutallab has just retired from his position as the Chairman of First Bank Nigeria. Reports revealed that the elder Mutallab had gone […]