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Rwanda receives nine Rwandans freed in Uganda

Nine Rwandans that were set free by a Ugandan military court on Tuesday received an emotional welcome on their arrival home in Rwanda in...
Ahmed Hussein Suale

Ahmed Suale’s Alleged Killer Set Free

A suspected killer of undercover journalist, Ahmed Hussein-Suale who was arrested weeks ago has been freed according to checks by MyNewsGh.com. The suspect who was...

Officials Say 80 Hostages Released in North West Nigeria

At least 80 people held captive by armed bandits in the northwestern state of Zamfara have been rescued by Nigerian government forces, an official...

Cab driver freed from police custody

An Accra Circuit Court has granted Richard Oklu, a driver, bail in the sum of GH¢40,000 with two sureties for alleged robbery. The accused would...

Ghana: farmer placed on remand for 8-years without trial

A 28 year old farmer who has been on remand for eight years without trial at the Ankaful Maximum Security Prison Annex in the...

Justice for All Programme Sees to the Release of 7 Remand Prisoners

Seven persons on remand at the Nsawam Medium Security Prison were yesterday set free under the “Justice For All Programme” (JFAP), an initiative meant...

Former Egyptian Leader Mubarak Released From Prison

Hosni Mubarak, the former Egyptian autocrat toppled during the 2011 Arab Spring, left a military hospital on Friday where he spent much of the...

Over 65,000 children freed from armed forces over last decade

At least 65,000 children have been released from armed forces and armed groups in the past 10 years, the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) said...

Zimbabwe’s protesting pastor freed on bail

A Zimbabwean high court judge on Wednesday granted bail to a pastor who was arrested for organizing anti-government protests last year. The...

Soldiers Free Ivorian Defence Minister At Last

Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast have released the country’s defence minister after detaining him for two hours in a standoff over pay. Alain Richard Donwahi...

Freed Chibok Girls Celebrated Christmas in Confinement

Families of the Nigerian “Chibok girls” freed by Islamist group Boko Haram say they are being closely guarded and were not allowed home for...

Freed Chibok Girls Joins Families for Christmas

More than 20 Nigerian “Chibok girls” who were released by the Islamist group Boko Haram in October have rejoined their families for Christmas. It is...

Gym Instructor Found Not Guilty for Fraud

An Accra High Court has quashed a circuit court ruling ordering one Awudu Musah, a gym instructor, to open his defence in respect of...
Chinese crew members (wearing caps) freed by Somali pirates arrive at the airport before heading home, in Nairobi, Kenya, Oct. 24, 2016. Nine out of the ten Chinese crew members freed by Somali pirates took a flight home on Monday from the Kenyan capital Nairobi, accompanied by officials sent from Beijing. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)

Captured Chinese sailors take off for home

Twenty-six crew members, including the ten Chinese, were released on Saturday after almost five years in captivity. They arrived in Nairobi one day later...

Minister confirms the release of 4 Indonesians by Somali pirates

"Those four fellow citizens were generally in good health condition," the minister said. She said that she had contacted one of the...
Burkina Faso

Suspect in Burkina Faso’s 2015 coup attempt freed on bail

One of the key leaders of Burkina Faso's ex-Presidential Security Regiment, who was detained over the ongoing investigations in the September 2015 failed coup,...

Ado Halliru Daukaka Freed By His Abductors

Popular Nigerian singer Ado Halliru Daukaka, who went missing on Friday, has been found. He has just spoken to me from a hospital...
Nayele Ametefeh aka Ruby Adu Gyamfi aka Angel

Accra Court Discharges Six People In Nayele Cocaine Scandal

The court took the decision after a state prosecutor, Ann Penelope Marmatta, had filed a nolle prosequi. Nolle prosequi is filed when the prosecution withdraws...

Nayele Cocaine Suspects A Temporal Free Bird Again ?

Six persons accused of playing various roles that paved the way for Nayele Ametefeh to carry 12.5 kilogrammes of cocaine to the United Kingdom...

Australian hostage kidnapped in Burkina Faso finally freed

The same source said the former hostage was under the protection of Nigerien authorities. In a video recording released earlier on...

South Africa frees Zambian arrested on terror charges

Last Friday, Paul Sikazwe caused panic at the airport when he joked to an airport official at the checkpoint that he was carrying...
Akufo Addo

Send Freed Gitmo ‘Terrorists’ Back – Akufo Addo

Aide to Nana Akufo-Addo, Dr Mustapha Hamid said Nana Addo thinks the process of transferring the two prisoners is flawed. Dr Hamid believes accepting the two...
Troops evacuate an injured man from the Splendid Hotel during the attack by Al Qaeda-linked gunmen. AFP: Ahmed Ouoba

Burkina Faso Hotel Saga: 126 rescued, 4 attackers killed

The attacker was killed in Yibi Hotel, not far from Splendid Hotel where security forces freed 126 hostages and killed three attackers early Saturday,...

Alleged Victims Disappointed Over By Court Decision

Two cases are crossed from Bill Cosby’s list of lawsuits. The Los Angeles County Attorney’s office announced on Wednesday, January 6, that the veteran...

Kenyan MPs Set Free After Mass Grave Questioning

Billow Kerrow and five other politicians were detained for six hours The six, including prominent lawmaker Billow Kerrow, were taken to a police building...

Ekow Micah Gets Acquitted and Discharged

An Accra Circuit Court presided over by Mr Aboagye Tandoh has acquitted and discharged Popular Reggae musician Lester Ekow Micah Monday. The Rastafarian was on...

Mali Attack: 80 Hostages Gain Freedom

The Mali special forces have also started clearing the hotel as sporadic gunshots were heard, witnesses said. The hotel chain said earlier two gunmen had...

Mali hotel siege: 80 hostages freed

Eighty hostages were freed in Mali hotel siege, local media said. Witnesses said at least two security officials were killed in front of the...

Kenyan police held in captivity set free from al-Shabab

Kenya?s police chief Joseph Boinnet says the men are in ?good health but traumatised?, AFP news agency reports. The officers were taken in an attack...

43 years in US solitary confinement ordeal over for an inmate

Albert Woodfox?s solitary confinement led to an international campaign for his release Judge James Brady also banned prosecutors from trying Albert Woodfox, 68, for...