Wednesday, 8th December 2021
Breaking News:


9 Mar
In Nigeria civilians are in possession of more arms than security officials, a report from SBM Intelligence said. The report details how the proliferation of small arms in Africa’s largest economy is fueling insecurity in the country. “The number of small arms in circulation in Nigeria, in the hands of civilian non-state actors is estimated…
17 May 2020
Women and children were among at least 20 civilians murdered in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo's Ituri province, local officials told AFP on Sunday.
5 Mar 2020
Two mobile policemen and two civilians were in the early hours of yesterday killed by a hail of bullets from unidentified gunmen at a popular nightclub in the Udu area of Delta State.
8 Feb 2020
At least 11 civilians had been killed in two separate attacks in Niger, which is struggling to contain a wave of jihadist violence, officials said
26 Jan 2020
Niger Police Command said it arrested 16 people who allegedly attacked its patrol team and set their vehicle ablaze.
25 Dec 2019
Burkina Faso was in mourning Wednesday after jihadists killed 35 civilians, almost all of them women, in double attacks in the north in one of the deadliest assaults
3 Mar 2018
The Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon, has condemned the killing of four aid workers in Rann, a border community with Cameroun in Kala Balge Council of Borno State.


18 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday said anyone found guilty in the death of Sylvester Oromoni will be made to face the full wrath of the law. Oromoni was a student of Dowen College, Lekki in Lagos before his death. His parents said he died after being bullied by his senior schoolmates in the school dormitory. The…
56 mins ago
Chelsea blew their chance to finish top of Champions League Group H as Magomed Ozdoev's stoppage-time equaliser forced the holders to settle for a dramatic 3-3 draw at Zenit Saint Petersburg on Wednesday.
1 hour ago
Juventus completed their Champions League group phase with a largely uneventful 1-0 win over Malmo which allowed them to qualify for the last 16 as Group H winners.
2 hours ago
Leicester will be without seven players for Thursday's decisive Europa League trip to Napoli due to coronavirus cases or illness, manager Brendan Rodgers revealed on Wednesday.
5 hours ago
The death toll from the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Semeru has risen to 39, authorities said Wednesday, as rescuers scrambled to retrieve more bodies under the threat of further volcanic activity.