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Cameroon seeks justice for massacre in Ntumbaw as trial kicks off

The trial of three soldiers accused of orchestrating a massacre — murdering 13 civilians including 10 children in Ntumbaw village, Cameroon in mid-February kicked off...
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Ghana election: Ignore ex-President Mahama’s malicious falsehood against military – minister

The Minister of Defence, Dominic Nitiwul, has asked the general public to disregard claims by the Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John...

Ethiopian forces begin offensive on Tigray capital

Ethiopian government forces began an offensive to capture the regional capital Mekelle in the rebellious northern Tigray region on Saturday, said a diplomat in direct...

Ethiopia warns Tigrayans of Mekelle attack

Ethiopia’s army plans to surround the capital of Tigray with tanks and may attack the city with artillery to end a nearly three-week war, a...

Ethiopia parliament dissolves Tigray leadership

Reuters Ethiopia’s parliament has voted to dissolve the government of the northern Tigray region, amid a dispute which has escalated into armed conflict. In an...

Sudan partially closes border with Ethiopia – agency

Sudan partially closed its border with Ethiopia, state news agency SUNA reported on Saturday, in the wake of escalating violence in the region. Heavy fighting...

Airstrikes target TPLF military depots in Tigray – Ethiopia premier

The Ethiopian Air Force has bombed arms depots and destroyed military hardware in the northern Tigray region on Friday, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said. The...

Ghana to deploy over 62,000 security personnel during December election

Ghana’s Police Inspector-General James Oppong-Boanuh said on Wednesday that 62,794 security personnel will be deployed to secure the presidential election in December. The personnel will...

Algerian president has virus but improving – presidency

Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune has tested positive for Covid-19, but his condition is gradually improving as he receives treatment in a German hospital, the presidency...

UN hails ‘progress’ as military rivals meet in Libya

Rival Libyan military officers began talks Monday on home soil for the first time following a ceasefire agreement last month, discussing the implementation of the...