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Five Injured After Shooting at Toddler’s Birthday Party in Canada

Three children and two adults were injured after a shooting broke out during a toddler's birthday party in the Canadian city of Toronto. The shooting...
Relief Items

Ketu South tidal waves victims receive government support

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has donated some relief items to residents affected by recent tidal waves attacks in the Ketu South Municipality. ...

Fire at Tehran’s Oil Refinery Injures 11 People – Minister

Eleven people were injured after a fire broke out at an oil refinery in the southern part of Iran's capital of Tehran, Emergencies Minister...
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) officials prepare to load one of the stray elephants on a truck in Kitengela, Kajiado County, Kenya, May 18, 2020. The KWS on Monday captured the three marauding elephants at Enkamuriaki, Kitengela area that had terrorized residents for three days. (Xinhua/Fred Mutune)

Kenya mulls fund to compensate victims of human wildlife conflict

Kenya is planning to set up a fund to compensate victims of human wildlife conflict, a senior government official said on Tuesday. Najib Balala, cabinet...

Fake currency gang busted by National Security

The National Security has busted a-13-member gang involved in the printing and distribution of fake currency notes to unsuspecting victims, mostly foreign nationals. A statement...
A view of Jerusalem's Old City | Photo: Reuters/Ronen Zvulun

Israel holds national day of mourning for victims of deadly stampede

Israel held a day of national mourning on Sunday to remember the 45 people who died in a stampede at a religious festival drawing...

Robbers terrorize Mobile money vendors in Takoradi

Separate robbery incidents on two Mobile Money vendors have been recorded in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis at the weekend. The incidents left the victims, Joseph...
kidnapped in Nigeria

6 killed as fuel tanker rams into tricycles in Nigeria

At least six people were killed and many others injured after a fuel tanker rammed into two tricycles in Nigeria's southern state of...
Mahama Apam

Mahama consoles families of victims of Apam drowning incident

Former President John Dramani Mahama has consoled the bereaved families of the tragic drowning incident on Sunday at Apam in the Central Region. ...

Europe marks day of remembrance of victims of terrorism

Europe on Thursday commemorated those who lost their life to terrorism with a solemn ceremony in Madrid, the capital of Spain. In an event organized...
Apam drowning Incident

Mass burial suggested for victims of the Apam Tragedy

The leadership of the Apam Fishing Community has linked Sunday’s tragic drowning of 12 children at the beach to spiritual forces, saying the children...

Driver’s mate jailed for attempting to have sex with minor

A driver's mate who sneaked into the room of a Pastor’s 13 year old daughter, fondled and attempted to rape her, has been sentenced...
racist shooting spree in Hanau

Germany remembers victims one year after racist killing spree

dpa - Germany was commemorating the victims of a racist shooting spree in Hanau on Friday, one year to the day after 10...

139 bodies recovered from mass graves in Libya’s Tarhuna

A total of 139 bodies have been recovered from mass graves in the Libyan city of Tarhuna since June 2020, according to a local...
Human Trafficking

PAORP-VWC rescues trafficked children in Tatale

The Pan African Organisation for Research and Protection of Violence on Women and Children (PAOR-PVW) has rescued six children who were trafficked from Yeji...
Mr Kofi Amoakohene

Government presents GH¢15k to victims of Techiman post-election violence

Mr Kofi Amoakohene, the Bono East Regional Minister on Wednesday visited and comforted families of the two, who died in the post elections violence...
Ethiopian Army

At least 100 killed in Ethiopia attack, confirms rights group

More than 100 people had been killed in a recent armed attack in west Ethiopia, the country's federal rights group confirmed late Wednesday. The bloodshed...

GNFS compensates gas explosion victims in Takoradi

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has paid Workman's Compensation to six victims of a gas explosion at the Ghana Household Utility Company (GHUMCO)...

UNICEF organises media workshop on impact of COVID-19 on children

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Ghana, has organised a day's workshop for media practitioners to upgrade their knowledge of the impact of...

Landslide kills at least seven in Colombia

At least seven people were killed in Colombia when a landslide hit a commercial establishment in Puerto Valdivia in the north-west, the Risk Management...

GNCCI calls for urgent support for victims of Odawna market fire

The Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) has called for immediate government support for victims of the recent Pedestrian Shopping Mall fire...

Seventy Four migrants drown off Libyan coast: IOM

At least 74 migrants drowned following a shipwreck off Libya's western coast Thursday, the latest in a series of tragedies involving at least eight...
Nigerian Police

10 kidnapped victims rescued in SW Nigeria

Nigerian police on Saturday confirmed 10 people kidnapped by an armed group in the country's southwestern state of Ondo were rescued during a gun...

18-year-old remanded in custody for robbery

The Nkawie circuit court has remanded an eighteen year old boy into police custody for robbing a small scale gold miner at Mpatuam, in...

Canadian kidnappers’ trial: Court to hear evidence from victims’ parents via conference

An Accra High Court will on November 27 hold a conference call to hear testimonies of the parents of the two Canadians who were...
AFP/File / Nasir Waqif Afghan security personnel pictured during an operation against Taliban militants in Kunduz province in April 2016

Continued fighting shrinks Afghans’ hope for peace

The persistent militancy and violent incidents in Afghanistan amid ongoing peace talks have undermined the hope of many locals for lasting peace in the...
Mozambique Lng Map

Kenya donates food, medicine to victims of attacks in Mozambique

Kenyan government has donated 15 tons of food products and medicines to Mozambique in support of its people affected by the terrorist attacks in...
domestic violence

Make allocations to Domestic Violence Fund in 2021 Budget- CSOs

A network of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on Access to Justice in Ghana has appealed to the Government to make provisions for the Domestic...

“I share in your loss”-Bawumia tells flood victims

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has told victims of Thursday’s floods in some communities within the West Mamprusi Municipality that he shares in their...

Offinso accident victims buried

The Offinso township was thrown into a state of mourning on Thursday, October 1, when the funeral and burial service was conducted for four...