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Afghanistan occupation by United States military coming up on 16 years

Insurgency, war leave 92 dead in Afghanistan in 24 hours

Ninety-two people have been killed in insurgency and war in Afghanistan since Friday morning, an independent local war monitoring group said on Saturday. "Within the...
Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI)

Another night of violence on NI streets amid calls for calm

(dpa) - Violence again flared on the streets Belfast on Thursday evening, with police using water cannons on protesters, Britain's Press Association (PA) reported. British...
Ms Freda Aniwaah Boateng

Passing romantic comments about women at work is violence – Lawyer

Ms Freda Aniwaah Boateng, the Group Head, Legal & Corporate Services, Alianz Ghana, says men passing sexual or romantic comments about women at...

NPC, REGSEC undergo capacity building training on peace and security

Members of the Northern Regional Peace Council (NPC) and the Northern Regional Security Council (REGSEC), have undergone a capacity building training to equip and...

More violence in Northern Ireland despite appeals for calm

(PA Media/dpa) - Violence has broken out on the streets of Northern Ireland again, despite appeals for calm. A car was set alight in Sperrin...
Demonstrators flash the three-finger salute during a protest against the military coup in Yangon on March 1. © Reuters

Defence chiefs from 12 countries condemn Myanmar military’s violence

dpa - Defence chiefs from 12 countries condemned the Myanmar military's violence against peaceful protesters in a joint statement on Sunday. The US, Britain,...

Ten arrested amid violence at third Bristol Kill the Bill protest

PA Media/dpa/GNA - Ten arrests have been made after what police called unacceptable "violent conduct" at the third Kill the Bill demonstration in...

Companies need to prepare for more political disturbances and violence ahead

Significant increase in the number of riots, demonstrations and vandalism, as terrorism events decline, means civil unrest is now the main political risk exposure...
Protesters gather during the Women's March 4 Justice in Melbourne, Monday, March 15, 2021. Marches are being held around the country to raise awareness of sexual harassment against women in government and workplaces. (AAP Image/James Ross) NO ARCHIVING

Thousands protest gender discrimination and violence across Australia

dpa/GNA - Thousands of women and allies took to the streets across Australia on Sunday and Monday to protest gender discrimination and violence . The...
Key Borisgov

Johnson to discuss violence against women with Met chief amid uproar

PA Media/dpa/GNA - Boris Johnson will discuss ways to protect women and girls from violence with the head of the Metropolitan Police amid...

Bornwin Foundation empowers women in Tema New Town

Bornwin Foundation, a Community-Based Organization (CBO) in collaboration with the SOS Children’s Villages Ghana and the Social Welfare Department to sensitise women in Tema...
Ethiopian Tigray

Violence, lack of assistance driving displacement in Ethiopia restive region – UNOCHA

Violence and lack of assistance in rural areas continue to drive displacement of people searching for safety and aid in the main towns in...
Myanmar protests

ASEAN meeting ends with ‘all parties’ in Myanmar told to end violence

dpa/GNA - The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) called on "all parties" in Myanmar to "refrain from instigating further violence" in...
Antonio Guterres

UN boss voices concern over violence in Somali capital

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday expressed grave concern over the outbreak of violence in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, and called on all...
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden

Substance of Trump impeachment “not in dispute” despite Senate acquittal – Biden

U.S. President Joe Biden said late Saturday that though most Republican senators voted to acquit former President Donald Trump of inciting insurrection leading to...
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...

New migrant caravan met with tear gas, violence in Guatemala

dpa/GNA - A new so-called migrant caravan with several thousand Hondurans on their way to the United States has been met with tear...
Ethiopian Army

4 Ethiopian officials’ immunity revoked over alleged involvement in deadly violence

Ethiopia's Benishangul-Gumuz regional state council on Tuesday revoked the immunity of four officials over alleged involvement in deadly violence. The council revoked the immunity...
Parliamentary Elections

Peace return to Techiman after post-election violence left two dead

There is relative peace in the Techiman Municipality, following a post elections violence that erupted in the Township and left two dead. Strayed bullets killed...
Six Defeated Presidential Candidates

Six defeated Presidential candidates preach peace

Six defeated Presidential Candidates in Election 2020 have called on Ghanaians to eschew post-election violence amidst the current political tension brewing up in the...
Zongo Youth Patriots Ghana

Youth Patriots cautions Zongo youth against violence

The Zongo Youth Patriots Ghana, a youth wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Monday appealed to youth in Zongo Communities to be...
Chadian military

24 dead in intercommunal conflicts over land dispute in central Chad: minister

Twenty-four people were killed in intercommunal violence on Saturday in Batha province in central Chad, the Chadian government said on Sunday. The clashes between the...
Antonio Guterres

UN chief condemns violence in DRC amid political crisis

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday condemned the violent incidents in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), amid an evolving political crisis,...
Party Supporters Mass Up At Ec Headquarters

At least 5 killed in Ghana’s general election violence: police

At least five people were killed in violent eruptions during and after Ghana's Monday's general election, police said here Wednesday. Sheilla Kessie Abayie-Buckman, the spokesperson...
national peace council

Peace Council charges citizens to eschew violence

The National Peace Council (NPC) has called on Ghanaians to eschew all forms of violence to ensure peace during and after the elections on...

Church of Pentecost Supomu Dunkwa District holds peace campaign

The Supomu Dunkwa District of the Church of Pentecost (COP) under the auspices of the Sekondi Area in the Western Region has held a...
European Union

EU organizes cycling event in West Bank to fight violence against women

The European Union, in partnership with the non-government Sharek Youth Forum, organized Thursday a cycling event in the West Bank city of Jericho to...
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE)

Combine your enthusiasm with patience – NCCE to youth

Mr Jeffery Adda, the Builsa North District Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has called on the youth to calm...

Voters encouraged to exercise their franchise devoid of violence

Mrs Agnes Naana Otoo, Municipal Director of National Commission for Civic Education ( NCCE) has encouraged all registered voters to exercise their franchise in...

NCCE urges political activists to eschew violence ahead of elections

Mr Ernest Amedior, Hohoe Municipal Director of National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has called on political party activists and the electorate to eschew...