Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has died in hospital after he was shot by an unknown attacker at an event in city of Nara. Eye-witnesses said they saw a man carrying a large gun and firing twice at Abe from behind. The first shot appears to have missed but the second shot hit Abe in the back. He immediately fell to the ground bleeding.
#ShehbazSharif was elected as the new Prime Minister of #Pakistan by Parliament on April 11 after rival candidate Shah Mahmood Qureshi announced that his party will boycott the voting and staged a walkout. Shehbaz was the only candidate left in the race after Qureshi's boycott of the election in the National Assembly.
After weeks of high octane political drama, Imran Khan's ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government was ousted from power on April 10, 2022. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif, who is set to become the next Prime Minister of the country, expressed his happiness on Saturday and said "today is a day of joy".
The Accountability Court sentenced former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years of imprisonment on Friday in one of the three corruption cases.