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Nigerian police

Two suicide bombers killed in NE Nigeria

Police authority in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri Sunday said two suspected female suicide bombers were shot dead by security agents. The...

Increasing Spate Of Alleged Suicide Among Students And Pupils – mhLAP

Over the past few weeks, the Mental Health Leadership and Advocacy Programme (mhLAP) has followed with intense interest a disturbing trend of alleged suicide...

Another Suicide Reported in Half Assini

A 30-year-old driver, James Ayiem, at Half-Assini in Western Region has allegedly committed suicide.He was found hanging on a mango tree with a twine...

Police Rules UG Student’s Death Case As Possible Suicide

The Legon District Police say preliminary investigations into the circumstances leading to the death of a final year student of the University of Ghana,...

New Tafo: 16 Year Old Commits Suicide

A sixteen-year-old girl is reported to have committed suicide at New Tafo in the Eastern Region.The lifeless body of the deceased was found by...

10-year-old Boy in Bompata Hangs Himself

file image Bompata, a community in the Asante-Akim South District has been thrown into shock and disbelief over a suicide allegedly committed by a 10-year...
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Ghanaians Charged to Pay Attention to Suicide Threats

Dr. Gordon Donnir, Head of the Psychiatric Department, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), has asked people to take suicide threat seriously and act quickly...

KNUST Student to be laid to rest on March 4

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) student who committed suicide on campus will be buried on Saturday March 4, 2017 at Petransa in the...

Investigations Commence on KNUST Student’s Suicide

Authorities of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have launched investigations into the circumstances leading to the death of an 18-year-old...

NPP MP’s Daughter Takes Her Own Life

file image The first daughter of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Asante Akim central constituency of the Ashanti region, Kwame Anyimadu-Antwi ...
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Four killed in two suicide car bomb attacks in Iraq’s Diyala

Four people were killed and nine others wounded on Thursday in two suicide car bomb attacks targeting security checkpoints in Iraq's eastern province of...

My Mother Saved My Life – Ibu

Mr Ibu Popular Nollywood actor, John Okafor, also known as Mr. Ibu, has revealed how his mother stopped him from committing suicide. In an interview with...

Nigeria: Officials Say Suicide Bombers Now Carry Babies

Female suicide bombers in Nigeria are now carrying babies to avoid detection in their attacks, authorities warn. An attack in the town of Madagali on...
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86-Year Old Man Commits Suicide in Eastern Region

Eighty -Six year old man has committed suicide at Anlo Town, a suburb of the New Juaben Municipality in the Eastern region . The deceased...

Body Of Suspected Swiss Attacker Found

Swiss police said they found the body of the man suspected of a shooting rampage at an Islamic center in Zurich, dead of an...
accident or road crash

Nearly 20 die over weekend in Namibia

Namibia Police spokesperson Slogan Matheus told a media briefing in capital Windhoek that eight people died in accidents between Friday and Sunday. ...

52 killed as suicide blast hits shrine in Pakistan

A man injured in a bomb blast at a shrine, receives medical treatment at a hospital in Hub town, southwest Pakistan, on Nov. 12,...

14 Year Old Boy Commits Suicide

The Police in Akropong-Akuapem in the Eastern region is investigating the death of a 14-year-old boy found hanging on a tree. The incident...

Suspect in German Custody Commits Suicide

According to information from German justice department, the suspect who was on the hunger strike, has been under constant observation due to acute suicide...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Ghana far from Sustainable Development Goals despite gains

International collaborative Global Burden of Disease enterprise offers insights into progress and challenges in achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals SEATTLE – By successfully combatting...

Al-Shabab Suicide Car Bomber Kills Somali General and Others

A Somali general and at least six of his bodyguards have been killed by a suicide car bomber, police say. The attacker rammed...

Pastor Kills Himself After Mistakenly Sharing Pictures Of Manhood

A Limpopo Pastor has committed suicide after he sent pictures of his penis to his church Whatsapp Group. Pastor Letsego of Christ Embassy...
Pakistan Security forces

Pakistan suicide attack claims 11 lives

The bombing victims include one police officer, two lawyers and eight civilians. The number of injured is at least 30 and has high as...

Suicide Bombing in Yemen Kills Dozens

A suicide car bomb attack on an army training camp in Yemen's second city of Aden killed at least 45 people, medical sources...
Mental Health

Specialist looks at joining mental healthcare to maternal health

He said such a plan was very important for mental health delivery but it was beyond the means of the health facilities. ...
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Dr Donnir Says Ghana Needs A Decree On Suicidal Preventive Plan

He said such a plan was very important for mental health delivery but it was beyond the means of the health facilities. ...
Turkey

Suicide Attack At Turkish Border Killed 32 Syrian Rebels

A suicide bomber detonated an explosives belt inside a bus carrying rebels from Turkey into Syria through the Atmeh border crossing some 40 kilometres...

Jon Germain Reveals How His Music Saved A Woman Life

Pop singer Jon Germain has revealed that his music once saved a woman from committing suicide. “Sometimes the love out there is amazing and...
Iraq

Iraq: Baghdad suicide bomb attack kills 14 people

"The latest report said 14 people were killed and 20 wounded in Kadhmiyah suicide bomb attack," the source said on condition of anonymity. ...

JHS pupil takes his own life over love

An 18-year-old pupil has been found dead at Asuakwa, near Sunyani, in the Brong Ahafo Region. Richard Damaley was found lying prone under a...