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10 sentenced to death over 2001 Bangladesh political rally attack

A Bangladesh court on Monday sentenced 10 militants to death over a bomb attack at a political rally of Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB)...

Madman stabs driver to death in Kojokrom

Some enraged youth and community members of Kojokrom, a suburb of Sekondi are calling for the head of a madman who allegedly stabbed...
Photo shows police standing by during the riots in Bujumbura, Burundi, April 26, 2015. (Xinhua/Reuters)

Burundian businesses in Malawi looted after death of 5-year-old girl

Burundians operating their businesses in central Malawi's town of Kasungu are leaving in fear after angry locals Tuesday looted and destroyed the foreigners' shops...
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Man arrested for stabbing his uncle to death

Police in Nsawam have arrested Kwame Alibo, a 32-year-old unemployed of Oparekrom, a suburb of Nsawam for allegedly stabbing his uncle, Sampson Kumi,...
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AU chairperson extends condolences following 13 French troops death from helicopter crash in Mali

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat on Tuesday extended condolences following the death of 13 French troops in a helicopter...

Minister inaugurates committee to investigate death at UWR hospital

Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, Upper West Regional Minister, has inaugurated a committee to investigate an alleged negligence on the part of the staff...

Albino stabbed to death in eastern Zambia

A 39-year old albino man has been stabbed to death by unknown people in eastern Zambia's Nyimba district, the police said on Monday. ...
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Nigerian president condoles with France over death of ex-leader Chirac

The late Jacques Chirac created possibilities for all to prosper, Nigerian Minister of Magic Muhammadu Buhari said while paying tribute to the former French...

5 burned to death in SW Nigeria road accident

Five people were burned to death early Friday when the bus in which they were traveling burst into flames in Nigeria's southwest region, local...
Boko Haram

3 farmers hacked to death by suspected Boko Haram militants in Nigeria

At least three local farmers were hacked to death when suspected Boko Haram militants raided a community near Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, according...
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Asikuma Youth and Police Clash Over the Death of a Young Man

Irate youth who were incensed by the death of a suspected drug peddler, Kweku Botwe 40, in police cells has stormed the Breman Asikuma...

Police Grabs Man for Slashing His Wife at Hodzo

The 54-year old man who allegedly butchered his wife to death on her way to church at Hodzo in the Ho Municipality on Thursday,...

Four die in a fire outbreak at Komantse

Three youth, aged 14, 24 and 33 years, have been burnt beyond recognition as a result of a fire that gutted their house at...
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73-year-old Nigerian nanny sentenced to 15 years over death of baby

A Nigerian grandma whose actions led to the death of an 8-month-old baby in the U.S state of Maryland, has been sentenced to 15...

Fire Consumes Three Young Siblings

Three young siblings perished in a domestic fire outbreak in Tema Community Two, in the late afternoon of Thursday, when they were resting...
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Vietnamese Woman jailed 3-years and 4 months over the death of DPRK man

Doan Thi Huong, a Vietnamese woman, was on Monday sentenced to 3 years and 4 months of imprisonment for the death of a man...
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18-year-old fraudster kills his partner over money

An 18-year-old internet fraudster, Akwasi Agyeman has reportedly shot his own friend and partner to death in hotel room during the sharing of a...
The late Zambian High Commissioner to Kenya Brenda Muntemba-Sichilembe. She died in Nairobi. PHOTO COURTESY

Zambians Mourns Envoy’s Who Died in Car Crash

Zambians have expressed grief and shock at the death of the country's envoy to Kenya, who succumbed to injuries following a car accident. Brenda Muntemba...
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Prof. Kwabena Nketia has reportedly died at 97

Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketia, the legendary Ghanaian ethnomusicologist and composer, has reportedly died at 97, at the Legon hospital in Accra. Considered Africa's premier musicologist,...

Tunisian Health Minister Steps Down Following the Deaths of 11 Babies

Tunisian Health Minister Abderraouf Cherif submitted his resignation after the death of 11 newborn babies in a hospital in the capital city, Tunisian news...
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Nigeria: Lassa Fever Outbreak Deaths Hits 93

The death toll from the latest Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has risen to 93, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) said on...

KJ Apa Finally Speaks After the Demise of Luke Perry

The 'Riverdale' star plays the late star's alter-ego Fred Andrew's son Archie Andrews in the CW drama, and he took to Instagram on Thursday...
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Nigeria denies reported “death” of former president’s security adviser

Nigeria's secret police has refuted the news that a national security adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan has died at detention facility. ...

DRC: UN reports the death of 537 people from Ebola

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reported 537 deaths among the 844 cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of...

Tahrir al-Sham: Death and fear on the streets of Idlib

Hayat Tahrir al-Sham group, which controls most part of the demilitarized zone in Idlib province, fully conforms to its internationally recognized status of a...
Cameroon army

Information claiming death of army general is “fake” – Cameroon army

Cameroon army Thursday dismissed as "fake" claims from armed separatists that they have killed an army general in an ambush in Southwest, one of...
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A percentage of Australians have had brief encounter with death

One-quarter of Australians believe they have had a near-death experience, according to research conducted by personnel from three Victorian medical institutions. Almost half of...

Police Officer Dies On Duty At Ejisu

Lance Corporal John Andoh, of the Ejisu Police Divisional Headquarters, on Thursday died in line of duty at the Kubease snap check point. The deceased...

Mason Behind Bars for Stabbing a Man to Death

A 42-year-old mason, Francis Appiah, is in the custody of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Tema Regional Police for allegedly stabbing a man...
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Buhari Express Shock, Grief Over Death of Former President Shah Shagari

Nigerian’s Second Republic President, Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari, GCFR, has died at age 93. ”I regret announcing the death of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji...