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Lockdown: Human Rights Reporters Ghana frown against civilian killing, calls for justice

In the wake of the lockdown restrictions NGOs, CSOs, and the public complained about the excessive force used by deployed security officers to enforce...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroonian soldier arrested over death of civilian

Cameroon's Defense Ministry said an army soldier was arrested on Wednesday over the killing of a civilian in the country's English-speaking region of Northwest. ...

Russian military denies attacks on civilians in Syria’s Idlib

The Russian Defense Ministry denied in a statement on Wednesday the accusations of attacks on civilians in Idlib. "The activities of the...
Cop And Civilian Throw Blows

Ghana: another cop and civilian throw blows in public

The photos which is currently trending saw the policeman and the unidentified civilian exchanging hot blows in public. The location where the incident happened...

KAIPTC Tops Global Go-To Think Tank Ranking

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has emerged the first institution in sub-Saharan Africa on the Global Go-To Think Tank Ranking. A statement issued...

Al-Shabaab militants kill soldier, civilian in Somali capital

Somali security forces are pursuing Al-Shabaab militants who killed a soldier and a civilian in the capital Mogadishu, a local official said Sunday. ...

China’s Civilian Airport Market Welcomes Private Capital

Shanghai Hongqiao Airport. Chinese civilian airport market is now fully accessible to private capital as the national aviation authority issues a sweeping rights-granting guideline...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

Iraq: Six IS Militants and civilians killed in air strikes

In Iraq's northern central province of Salahudin, a helicopter gunship bombed two IS vehicles near Ajil oil filed in northeast of the provincial capital...

Magazine launched to educate civilians on military operations

This magazine seeks to educate, inform, entertain and has articles on some activities of the army towards the development of the nation. The magazine which...

3 killed in violence in Burundi’s capital

"Three bandits armed with a gun of the Kalashnikov type, a pistol and a grenade attacked two men including a soldier and a civilian...
President John Dramani Mahama

Mahama urges African countries to adopt democracy

Speaking at the launch of the ‘The Africa Report’ inaugural debates 2015 in Accra, he said democracy ensured freedom, respect for human dignity, happiness,...
Groupe Jeune Afrique

Ghana to host 2015 Africa Report inaugural debates

The Africa Report, part of Groupe Jeune Afrique in partnership with the Mo Ibrahim Foundation has announced the launch of its inaugural debates 2015...
Burkina Coup

Burkina Coup architects refuse to back down

Gen. Gilbert Diendere, a former intelligence chief for the President Security Regiment (RSP), was forced to release interim President Michel Kafando and Prime Minister Isaac Zida...

Yemen conflict cost the lives of 646 civilians

The conflict in Yemen has cost the lives of at least 646 civilians since a Saudi-led coalition began air raids against Houthi rebels who...

Ghazni province road side bomb has killed people

A roadside bomb struck a vehicle in Ghazni province on Friday, killing 12 civilians aboard, deputy to provincial police chief Mohammad Ali Ahmadi said....

Taiwan probes into civilian visits to Apache attack helicopter

Prosecutors in Taiwan on Sunday started investigation into a controversial visit by civilians to an AH-64E Apache attack helicopter in violation of military regulation....

Two soldiers and a civilian killed in a landmine attack

Two soldiers and a civilian were killed while six others were injured in a landmine attack by leftist New People's Army (NPA) guerrillas in...

Soldiers snatch mobile phone of chairman of Nigerian civilian JTF in a fight in...

By Tom Garba, Yola There was a serious confusion and pandemonium which would have led to the death of many lives in Yola, the Adamawa...

Civilian killed during protest in India

A civilian was killed when mobs clashed with security forces in India-administered Kashmir on Monday. Three more men were wounded after the forces opened fire...

Public schools in Borno to re-open on Monday

The Borno State Government said on Sunday that it planned to enlist the services of local vigilantes, called Civilian JTF, to provide security in...
Thomas Sankara

Burkina Faso tows the line for a civilian rule

Opposition parties, civil society groups and religious leaders adopted a plan on Sunday for a transitional authority to guide Burkina Faso to elections, after...

UN Agency Warns Of Heavy Civilian Crisis In Libya

Civilians walk along Tripoli Street in Misrata, Libya. Photo: UNHCR/Helen Caux In the last three weeks alone, intensified fighting between rival armed groups in...

South Sudanese Civilains Should Be Protected At All Cost

Special Representative Ellen Margrethe L?j tours the Protection of Civilians Site at the UNMISS base in Wau and meets with community leaders and...

Pakistan plans 1st civilian execution in 6 years

Pakistan may hang a murderer next week, an official said Friday, ending a six-year informal moratorium on executions that could endanger a lucrative trade...

New Envoy Stresses On The Need For Civilian Protection

Head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), Ellen Margrethe L?j (right) being interviewed on Radio Miraya. Photo: UNMISS/JC McIlwaine 2 September...

Iraqi Civilians Need More Protection-Envoy

An Iraqi woman displaced by conflict in Anbar rests on a pile of UNHCR mattresses. The aid seen here was distributed shortly afterwards....

Civilian Casualties On The Increase In Gaza

A boy looks through a schoolbook as he sits in the rubble of a home destroyed during an Israeli air strike on the...

Civilian protection takes center stage in South Sudan-UN

The Security Council today extended the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and revised its mandate to give priority to the task of...

Boko Haram strikes again killing 7 Policemen and Civilian

Few hours after the Military claimed 200 insurgents have been killed in the ongoing crackdown, unknown gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram elements have...

Oprah Winfrey Is A Recipient Of America?s Highest Civilian Honour

President Obama has presented talk show legend and media mogul Oprah Winfrey and 15 others with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which is America?s...