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Nigerian anti-drug agency arrests 5 suspected drug traffickers

Nigeria's anti-drug agency said on Sunday it has arrested five suspects that specialize in trafficking illicit drugs and drug-based edibles online in Abuja, the...
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New annual £5,000 scholarship for Ghanaian students announced by a top UK university

Ghanaian students can benefit from a new £5,000 scholarship per year of study at a top UK University. The University of Dundee, Scotland, is one...
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UN refugee agency relocates 5,474 stranded Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday said it has relocated 5,474 stranded Eritrean refugees to Mai Aini and Adi-Harush refugee...

Over 5,000 detained as opposition demos grip Russia for second week

dpa/GNA - More than 5,000 people have been detained at demonstrations across Russia in support of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, rights activists said...

Israel to transfer 5,000 vaccines to Palestinian medical personnel

dpa/GNA - Israel will transfer 5,000 Covid-19 vaccines to the Palestinian Authority for use by medical staff who work on the pandemic's front...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Air pollution killed nearly 5,000 people in Afghanistan last year

dpa/GNA – Nearly 5,000 people died in Afghanistan due to air pollution in 2020, the health ministry told dpa. They died due to respiratory...
Cameroon and Chad

Explosive kills 5 Cameroonian soldiers, civilian in troubled Anglophone region

Authorities in Cameroon said five soldiers and a civilian were killed early Wednesday in the troubled English-speaking region of Northwest when an improvised explosive...
Electoral Commission

Counting of votes underway across 5, 089 polling centres in Ashanti

Counting of votes in the presidential and parliamentary elections has started in all 5,089 polling centres across the 47 constituencies in the Ashanti Region. ...
Ghana Police

5,992 security personnel deployed in Eastern Region

About 5,992 security personnel have been deployed across the 33 constituencies in the Eastern Region ahead of Monday’s polls. The personnel...

More than 5,000 Ghanaian women benefit from Golden Line project

The “Golden Line” project, a five-year women empowerment programme, rolled out in 2016 within some mining communities have impacted the lives of over 5,000...
Badminton Association Of Ghana

Badminton Association of Ghana issues a rejoinder on false reportage

The Badminton Association of Ghana (BAG) has issued a rejoinder to a publication stating that the association failed to pay two athletes £5,000 for...

World Diabetes Day 2020: 5 Foods that Can help you control your blood sugar...

November 14th is World Diabetes Day, a day to raise awareness for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This year’s theme is The...

Over 5,000 farmers in Kwahu Afram Plains South benefit from PFJ programme

Over 5,000 farmers in the Kwahu Afram Plains South District have benefitted from the 'Planting for Food and Jobs' (PFJ) programme, a programme initiated...

Rwanda exhuming mass grave of 5,000 genocide victims

Local authorities, residents and Ibuka, an umbrella organization of genocide survivors associations, are jointly exhuming a mass grave believed to contain remains of about...
Snv Ghana

SNV Ghana, Ministry of Employment to create 5,000 jobs

SNV Ghana, a non-governmental organization has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations to create about 5,000...
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Afghan security forces free dozens from Taliban prison

Afghan security forces freed 43 civilians and military personnel from a Taliban prison in southern Zabul province during a secret operation, the country’s Ministry...

5 more U.S. soldiers in South Korea test positive for COVID-19

Five more U.S. soldiers in South Korea have tested positive for COVID-19 amid the lingering worry about the virus spread here, the U.S....

Afghan airstrikes kill 5 militants in northern Sari Pul province

Five militants were killed as fighting planes struck Taliban militants in Sozma Qala district of Afghanistan's northern Sari Pul province on Monday, provincial...

Tunisia reports 528 new COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths

Tunisian health ministry on Monday night reported 528 new COVID-19 cases and five more deaths, raising the total number of infections to 11,260...

Morocco seizes 1 ton of cannabis, arrests 5

Moroccan authorities arrested in the Mediterranean five people, including three Spanish and two Moroccans, over drug smuggling, while seizing one ton of cannabis,...
Moria Camp

Athens says only migrants who go to new camp can hope for asylum

Greek Migration Minister Notis Mitarakis called on all homeless migrants on the island of Lesbos to move into a new, temporary tent camp immediately,...
A security officer is seen at the scene of a large explosion near a check point in Mogadishu, Somalia, 28 December 2019. A source at a hospital said that the death toll has risen to at least 76 in what is believed to have been a car bombing. The explosion rocked an area near the junction called Ex-Control Afgoye, in a southwestern suburb of the capital Mogadishu. EPA/SAID YUSUF WARSAME

Roadside bomb kills 5 Afghan soldiers in western Badghis province

Five Afghan soldiers were killed as a roadside bomb struck a military vehicle in Abkamari district of the western Badghis province on Sunday, a...

In game with 5 red cards, Marseille end 9-year winless run against PSG

Marseille clinched their first victory against old rivals Paris Saint-Germain in nine years as Andre Villas Boas' side beat PSG 1-0 on Sunday in...

Gunmen kill 6, injure 5 in northern Burundi: official

At least six people were killed, five were injured on Thursday night in a gunmen's attack in northern Burundi, a local official said...
Militants Killed In Gunfights In Indian Controlled Kashmir

Clash kills 5 including 3 militants in Western Afghanistan

Five people including three militants were killed as a clash erupted in Qadis district of western Afghanistan's Badghis province, district governor Mohammad Sharif...

Fire kills 8, injures 5 in central Mozambique

A fire killed eight people and seriously injured five others in central Mozambique early Wednesday, local media reported. The victims are believed...

5 tons of marijuana seized in southeastern Turkey

Turkish security forces seized more than five tons of marijuana in an operation in southeastern Turkey, its Interior Minister said on Wednesday. ...

5 terrorists killed, 2 soldiers wounded in southern Philippine clash

At least five suspected Abu Sayyaf fighters were killed and two soldiers, including a junior military officer, wounded as security forces fought a group...
Soldiers from the Rapid Intervention Battalion (BIR) secure a ceremony honouring four soldiers killed in the violence that erupted in the Northwest and Southwest Regions of Cameroon, where most of the country’s English-speaking minority live, on November 17, 2017 in Bamenda. Four soldiers were killed this month in less than a week, in attacks attributed to secessionist “terrorists”. / AFP PHOTO / STRINGER/Getty Images

5 terrorists killed in North Waziristan Pakistan

Pakistani military said on Monday that five terrorists including a commander were killed in the country's northwest tribal district of North Waziristan. ...
Boko Haram Nigeria

5 Boko Haram militants killed in Nigerian military’s operation

The Nigerian military on Monday confirmed five militants were killed in the latest operation against the Boko Haram group in the country's northeast region. ...