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Mentally ill man runs amok in Sissala West, attacks residents

Issah Mahamadu, a 40-year-old suspected mentally ill man allegedly attacked and killed one person and wounded two others at Desime in the Sissala West...

Renamo party denies accusations over attacks in central Mozambique

The main opposition party in Mozambique, Renamo, on Friday denied police accusations that members of the party supported attacks in central Mozambique. ...

Nigerian troops commended over gallantry in Yobe, Borno on Christmas Day planned attacks

The Coalition of Human Rights and Monitoring Groups in Nigeria (CHRMGN) has hailed the Nigerian troops for displaying sheer gallantry to abort proposed attacks...
Nigerian traders

Nigeria’s parliament urges probe of attacks on Nigerian traders in Ghana

Nigeria's parliament on Wednesday urged a full-scale investigation into the alleged attacks on Nigerian traders in Ghana, saying its aim is to prevent another...

Men injure 5 gendarmes in attacks in Togo as presidential election drawing near

Individuals with machetes and bludgeons injured five gendarmes in a series of attacks and fled away in the early hours of Saturday in Central...
Referendum Voting

‘Stop attacking NCCE officials on referendum’

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has advised the public to stop the political colouration of its activities in relation to the December...

Main opposition Renamo denies responsibility for attacks in central Mozambique

Mozambique's main opposition party Renamo denied on Monday in Maputo that it has any responsibility for the recent attacks targeting police agents and civilians...
China africa

Zambian envoy says attacks on China-Africa relations unfounded

Zambia's Permanent Representative to the African Union (AU) Emmanuel Mwamba on Tuesday said it was unfortunate that some western countries were unfairly criticizing the...
Cameroon army

6 killed in attacks in Cameroon’s Anglophone regions

Two Cameroonian security forces members and six armed separatists were killed on Thursday in three incidents in the country's two crisis-hit English regions of...
Star Corruption

Star Ghana Foundation Unhappy Over Attacks on Journalists

Dr Esther Ofei-Aboagye, the Governing Chairperson of Star Ghana Foundation (SGF), on Tuesday, expressed worry about the recent attacks on Journalists from almost every...
Mali Terror Attacks

Attacks on Malian Army Condemned by AU Chief

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, on Monday condemned the recent terrorist attack against a military base of the Malian...
Mali Terror Attacks

UNSC Condemns Attacks on Peacekeepers in Mali

The Security Council on Sunday condemned "in the strongest terms" a deadly attack on the UN peacekeeping force in Mali that killed 10 soldiers...
Soldiers looks at burnt house on February 4, 2016 during a visit to the village of Dalori village, some 12 kilometres from Borno state capital Maiduguri, northeastern Nigeria, after an attack by Boko Haram insurgents on the village left at least 85 people dead on January 30, 2016. At least 85 people died when Boko Haram insurgents stormed and torched a village on January 30 near the restive northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a state commissioner said on February 1, 2016. Boko Haram, which seeks a hardline Islamic state in northern Nigeria, has killed some 17,000 people and forced more than 2.6 million others to flee their homes since 2009. / AFP / STRINGER (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)

Boko Haram attacks Nigerian Military base, seize weapons cache in Baga

Reports from several media outlets say Suspected Boko Haram terrorists have attacked two military bases in northeast Nigeria, and briefly seized the headquarters of...
Ethiopian attack on rally addressed by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on June 23, 2018 in Addis Ababa

Viewpoint: Ethiopia and Zimbabwe Heighten Security in Response to Attacks on Political Rallies

From the Horn to Southern Africa similar destabilization efforts met with condemnation Two separate grenade attacks in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa and the...
Soldiers assault police

Tamale: Soldiers Attacks Police

Soldiers from the Kamina Barracks on Wednesday afternoon brutally assaulted police officers in Tamale following a misunderstanding. About eight police officers sustained serious injuries and...

DDoS Attacks becoming more sophisticated by the day

New data is showing that distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are becoming more complex and causing more financial damage than ever. This is according to the...

Attacks on West, central African journalists on the ascendency

Use of excessive force by security forces against journalists • Political and ethnic tensions put media organizations at risk • Glimmers of hope in some countries Journalists...

DOL condemns attacks at league centres

Mr. Owoahene Acheampong, chairman of the Division One League (DOL) Board, has said club that are found guilty of disrupting home matches must be...
Phelekezela Mphoko

Zimbabwean vice president attacks colleague over poisoning claims

Zimbabwe's Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has made a rare move to attack his colleague by issuing a press statement chastising Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa...
Kenyan Supreme Court judges, from left to right, Njoki Ndung'u, Jackton Ojwang, Deputy Chief Justice Philomela Mwilu, Chief Justice David Maraga, Smokin Wanjala and Isaac Lenaola preside over the second day of hearings of a petition challenging the presidential election result, at the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. Kenya's Supreme Court is hearing veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga's challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election earlier this month. Sayyid Azim AP Photo

GBA Condemns Kenya’s Supreme Court Attacks

The Ghana Bar Association (GBA) has condemned threats and attacks on the Kenyan’s Supreme Court, following the Court’s verdict on the post-election petition in...

Northeast Nigeria now targets of attack

Dozens of people where killed yesterday when multiple suicide bombers detonated devises outside a camp sheltering displaced people in Borno State. Attacks on civilians...

Terrorist attacks, how prepared are our people?

A couple of African countries have suffered various forms of attacks from terrorists groups associated to well established and powerful terror groups such as...
University of Education Winneba

Has UTAG Fallen Asleep Over Attacks on ‘Academic Freedom?

I thought of taking my foot off the accelerator (gas), and allow the current management of the University of Education Winneba (UEW), the breathing...

Why the attacks on Hon. Salifu Saeed?

Members of a pressure group calling itself the Concern Youth of NPP have expressed worry at the insistent media attacks on the northern regional...

People with albinism in Tanzania still fear attacks despite improvement

People with albinism in rural Tanzania continue to live in fear due to widespread attitudes that lead to violence against them despite attacks against...

Akufo-Addo Must Listen to Kennedy Agyapong’s Rantings

You cannot impugn the sincerity of President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, when he says that he has known party gadfly Mr. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong long...
European Union

Europe Becomes easy targets for attacks for IS after failures in Mideast

The recent wave of terrorist attacks in Europe is correlated in one way or another with the chaotic situation in the Middle East and...

Mogadishu restaurants attacks records 17 deaths and 26 injured

Gunmen attacked two restaurants in Somalia's capital of Mogadishu on Wednesday night, killing at least 17 people and injuring 26 others, with an unknown...

Ransomware Attacks Affected Many Businesses Around The Globe

Ransomware attacks on businesses around the world rose 50% last year, research into successful cyber-breaches shows. Its popularity means malware is now responsible for 51%...

Finance Ministry Says Attacks on US$2.25 billion Bond Issuance is Baseless

The Ministry of Finance has described attacks on the $2.25 billion bond issued recently as baseless. The Minority group in parliament, led by a former...