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Nine People Reported Dead in Northern Nigeria

Unknown gunmen on Saturday attacked a village of Kaduna state, northwest Nigeria, killing 9 persons, officials told Xinhua. Samuel Aruwan, spokesperson for the state governor,...
Boko Haram

Nigeria: Multilateral Operation Gets 55 Boko Haram Militants Killed

Fifty-five Boko Haram militants were killed in the past two days following a joint operation by forces from Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon, Benin and Niger,...
Violence

Western DRC: 535 Killed in Inter-Tribal Violence

Recent fights between tribes in western Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have claimed at least 535 lives with the toll expected to go...
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AU mourns loss of friends, colleagues, loved ones killed in ET 302 crash

The African Union (AU) has said the pan-African organization has lost friends, colleagues, and loved ones in the crash Sunday of Ethiopian Airlines ET...
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari

16 Confirmed Dead in an Attack in Nigeria

A new attack by the armed men killed 16 people on Sunday in a village in Nigeria's northern state of Kaduna, local police said...
accidents

Nigeria: 8 people perish in road accident

Nigeria's traffic police on Monday said eight people were killed when a car rammed into a stationary truck along the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, the country's...
Boko Haram

Alleged Boko Haram Attack Leaves 11 Dead and 15 Injured

Nigerian police confirmed 11 people, including three suspected suicide bombers, were killed in an attack in the country's northern state of Borno on Saturday. Fifteen...
Cameroon army

Cameroon army captain killed in troubled Anglophone region

A captain in Cameroon's army was killed early Sunday by armed separatists in Southwest, one of the two English-speaking regions of the country, Cameroon...
UNMISS Police chief hails female peacekeepers’ contribution to protection of civilians

Mali: 2 Sri Lankan Peacekeepers Dead whilst 3 Sustained injuries

Two Sri Lankan army personnel who were deployed for peacekeeping in Mali were killed on Friday morning when their armoured vehicle came under attack,...

U.S. unhappy with Sudanese Gov’t Response to Protests

The United States has frowned against the increasing number of arrests and detentions, and the escalating number of people injured and killed, following four...
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India: Man Attacked and Killed in a Zoo

A man was mauled to death by lions inside a zoo in northern Indian state of Punjab, officials said Monday. The incident took place inside...
Boko Haram

Boko Haram Fighters Killed in Military Base

Nigeria's army on Monday confirmed that Boko Haram fighters who launched an attack on a military base in the northeastern state of Yobe were...
Kennedy Agyapong

Ahmed’s Murder: Kennedy Agyapong must be questioned – Lawyer

The lawyer for undercover journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Kissi Agyebeng has called for an investigation into comments made by lawmaker Kennedy Agyapong after a...
Chief Superintendent Joseph Owusu Bempah, Tema Police Regional Motor Traffic and Transport Unit (MTTU) Commander

Tema Road Accidents killed 120 People

One hundred and twenty persons were killed through road accidents in Tema and its environs in 2018. The figure shows a decrease of five compared...
Burkina Faso

Terrorist Attack in Burkina Faso Kills 12 People

Twelve people were killed and two others injured Thursday in a terrorist attack in Burkina Faso's northern province of Soum, the country's security ministry...

Egyptian cop dies trying to defuse church bomb in Cairo

An Egyptian police officer was killed and another injured on Saturday while trying to defuse a bomb in a church in Cairo, state-run MENA...
gunfire

Mogadishu: Somali Police Officer Dies in a Drive-by Shooting

Suspected al-Shabab gunmen killed a senior police chief of Warta Nabada district in a drive-by shooting in the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said on...

Bus Blast Kills Two Vietnamese Tourists in Egypt

Two Vietnamese tourists were killed Friday when a home-made bomb hit a bus carrying foreign tourists in Marioutiya area near the Giza Pyramids, Egyptian...
Boko Haram

Nigeria buries 19 soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack

Nineteen Nigerian soldiers killed last month during a gunfight with Boko Haram fighters in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno were buried on Friday amid...
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NE Nigeria: Well Known Doctor Murdered

Police in Nigeria have confirmed the shooting to death of a renowned medical doctor Andrew Malgwi and his wife in northeast city of Yola. State...

Three school children killed in road accident in central Uganda

Three school children were killed in a road accident on Thursday in the central Ugandan district of Kiboga, a police spokesman said. Patrick Onyango, Uganda's...
sudan

Nigeria embassy official attacked, killed in Sudan

Diplomacy can be dangerous. Nigerian diplomats have come under attack in various places in the last few decades. The Nigerian Immigration Attache I...
AFP/File / Abbas Momani Palestine Liberation Organisation second in command Saeb Erakat has demanded an apology from Eurovision song contest organisers after the Palestinian flag was among a list of banned banners at next month's event in Sweden

Two Palestinians confirmed dead near Israeli border

Two Palestinian young men were killed by Israeli fire on Sunday near the Gaza-Israel borders, medical sources said. Bahaa Qudaih, 23, and Mohammed Abu Reida,...
A Kashmiri Muslim protester throws an exploded tear smoke shell back at Indian police and paramilitary troopers (unseen) during a protest in Srinagar, summer capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir, Oct. 30, 2015. Kashmiri Muslim protesters clash with Indian police and paramilitary troopers after Friday prayers over the killing of Abu Qasim, a top militant commander heading Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir. (Xinhua/Javed Dar)

Kashmir: 5 militants and 5 civilians killed

Five militants and five civilians were killed Sunday in a fierce gunfight and subsequent clashes in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said. The gunfight broke out...
Two Libya Dawn fighters identify positions of their rivals near Bir al-Ghanam, Libya, on March 21, 2015. Clashes continued between Libya Dawn fighters and pro-government forces on Saturday near Bir al-Ghanam, some 90 kilometers southwest of the capital Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

One executed, two harmed in restored conflicts in southern Libya

Renewed tribal clashes in the southern Libyan city of Sabha killed one civilian and injured two others, military and medical sources said on Saturday. The...
People carry a man shot in the abdomen during clashes with police at an opposition protest against new election laws in Madagascar

One dead, 17 harmed amid opposition protests in Madagascar

One was shot dead, while 17 others were injured during opposition demonstrations on Saturday in Antananarivo, capital of Madagascar, Madagascar's Prime minister Olivier Mahafaly...
gunfire

Florida Gunfight results in the death of two cops

Two police officers were killed in a gunfight Thursday in the U.S. state of Florida, according to local authorities. The shooting took place near the...
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Martin Luther King got killed because he found poverty to be the problem

François Picard and his guest panel debate the topic of the day. Viewers and web users can interact directly with the team using the...

Two perish in western Iran protests

Two people were killed overnight in western Iran in anti-government protests, Iran's Labor News Agency (ILNA) reported on Sunday. The announcement was made by Hbibollah...
Gunmen

South Sudan legislator killed in NW Uganda

A South Sudan legislator was late on Wednesday killed by unknown gunmen in the Ugandan northwest district of Yumbe, a police spokesperson in the...