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Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

K.T Hammond’s comment on Soldiers’ deployment not government’s position-Oppong Nkrumah

Information -Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah says the comments made by Mr K.T. Hammond, the NPP member of Parliament for Adansi Asokwa to the effect...
Dominic Nitiwul

Government has no ethnocentric agenda in deployment of soldiers

Minister of Defence Dominic Nitiwul, on Monday, refuted claims by the Minority NDC that government has deployed soldiers to Volta and Oti regions to...

82 bodies recovered following Boko Haram attacks in NE Nigeria

About 82 bodies had been recovered so far from four attacks in three different locations by suspected Boko Haram militants in a state in...

At least 5 soldiers killed in ambush in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

At least five Cameroonian soldiers were killed on Monday in an ambush by suspected armed separatist fighters in the country's restive Anglophone region of...

Seven soldiers wounded in landmine explosion in Cameroon

At least seven army soldiers were wounded by the explosion of a landmine in Cameroon's Far North region Tuesday afternoon, according to local media. ...
Bravest Frontline Soldiers

2020: The Year of the Bravest Frontline Soldiers

When 2020 was declared ‘The International Year of The Nurse and Midwife’, I was amazed and honored by this annual World Health Organization theme...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

Libya’s UN-backed government kills 10 eastern-based army soldiers in southern Tripoli

The spokesman of the UN-backed Libyan government on Thursday said that the government's forces killed 10 soldiers of the rival eastern-based army in south...
armed men

Six die when armed men attack army unit in northwestern Uganda

Three soldiers and three assailants were killed on Friday when an army unit responded to attackers armed with machetes, bows and arrows in northwestern...
kidnapped in Nigeria

Nigerian soldier kills 4 colleagues before committing suicide

A Nigerian army corporal allegedly killed four soldiers before taking his own life on Wednesday with his service rifle, the Nigerian Army has said. ...

Ghana’s Battalion in South Sudan awarded

Soldiers of the Ghanaian Battalion serving with the United Nations Mission In South Sudan (UNMISS GHANBATT 7) have been awarded with the prestigious United...
Nigerian soldiers

2 soldiers killed in Nigeria

Two Nigerian soldiers were killed and another one seriously injured following an attack by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen in Barkin Ladi area of...

Soldiers seize 20 persons at suspected secessionists’ training camp

The military on Monday morning picked 20 young persons including; a lady said to be receiving military training by secessionists group, Homeland Study Group...
AFRICOM in the Sahel

France to deploy 600 more soldiers to Africa’s Sahel region

France will send 600 more soldiers into the Africa's Sahel region in order to reinforce its military operation to uproot Islamist militants in the...
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Denmark to withdraw majority of soldiers from Iraq

Denmark will temporarily withdraw a group of soldiers from Iraq because of the current situation in the Middle East, announced Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen...
Army Passing-out

Newly Recruited Soldiers Charged to Live Exemplary Life’s

The Ghana Armed Forces, Friday, graduated 378 recruits with a caution to them to desist from all illegal and unauthorised activities that would tarnish...

Heroic “mother” raises 40 children of soldiers during WWII

At 104 years old Zhang Shuzhen passed away, and her family received a condolence letter jointly written by dozens of people who claimed to...
Soldiers assault police

Police Assault: soldiers will be punished accordingly

Mr Salifu Saeed, Northern Regional Minister and Chairman of the Regional Security Council on Thursday said soldiers who assaulted police officers in Tamale on...
Soldiers assault police

Tamale: Soldiers Attacks Police

Soldiers from the Kamina Barracks on Wednesday afternoon brutally assaulted police officers in Tamale following a misunderstanding. About eight police officers sustained serious injuries and...
soldiers and police officers matching

Why is the Police undisturbed over constant assault by the military?

The IGP's text message to calm down the nerves of police officers as a result of the unruly military attacks on innocent police officers...

158 soldiers mass grave discovered in Iraq

Iraqi authorities discovered Monday the remains of 158 bodies believed to belong to soldiers of Speicher Camp who were executed by the Islamic State...
Boko Haram

42 Insurgents Killed in Madagali As Soldiers Repel Boko Haram Attacks

Nigerian troops of “Operation Lafiya Dole,” stationed in Adamawa state, last night recorded another plus in the on-going counter-insurgency operations by courageously repelling...
Wpid Nigerian Army

Nigerian Army to Pull Troops Out of Abia

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Following the outcry of Nigerians over the recent killings of soldiers in the south east, the Nigerian army has...

On the matter of ‘child warfare’: The USA is a bundle of contradictions

The all-powerful United States of America (USA) is a bundle of contradictions. It goofs so childishly and owes no one any apology .  It...

Boko Haram bomb kills 4 soldiers in Borno

Four Nigerian soldiers have been killed by planted by Boko Haram operatives.The explosion which happened on Friday, 30th June, 2017 has been confirmed by...
420 troops from Senegal are posted in Um Baro where they assume the responsibility of the security of the area. Photo by Albert Gonzalez Farran - UNAMID

Kenya’s opposition unveils manifesto, vows to pull soldiers from Somalia

Kenya's main opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) on Tuesday evening promised to create more jobs, unite the country, bring down the cost of living...

Nitiwul Gives Assurance of Investigating Soldiers Protection to Galamseyers

The Defence Minister, Dominic Nitiwul has instructed the Chief of Defence Staff, Major General Obed Akwa to immediately begin investigations into allegations of some...

Galamsey Operators Have Military Backing – Amewu

The Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John Peter Amewu has accused some personnel of the Ghana Armed Forces High command of providing cover for...

Angry Soldiers Block Off Ivory Coast City of Bouaké

Angry soldiers have blocked off access to Bouaké, the second largest city in the Ivory Coast, as a revolt over a pay dispute continues. One...

NDC Foot Soldiers in Ketu South Accuse Mahama and Wife Over 2016 Defeat

As the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), struggles to recover from its defeat in the 2016 elections, grassroots members of the party in the Ketu...

PPF Express Worry Over Kendrick Ofei’s Assault By Soldiers

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Nana Akufo-Addo, President the Republic of Ghana expressed concern over the attack on Mr. Kendrick Ofei,...