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The Turkish Embassy in Kabul has announced a new travel advisory for passengers from 8 countries including Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Brazil, South Africa and Nepal effective from June 1st, 2021. A statement...

The state government official in Nigeria said that some unidentified gunmen abducted students from an Islamic school. Nigerian government officials say dozens of students at an Islamic school have been abducted by unidentified gunmen...

By Khaama Press on May 31st, 2021

Tanzania President John Magufuli passed away at a hospital in Dar es Salaam, the nation’s vice president Samia Suluhu Hassan announced president’s death on Wednesday, CNN reported. President Mugufuli, 61 had a heart condition that...

By Khaama Press on Mar 18th, 2021

Image Source: CNN A suicide car bomb explosion happened outside a restaurant near the port in Mogadishu of Somalia on Friday, emergency services Reuters reported. At least 20 people were killed and 30 people were reported injured in the...

By Khaama Press on Mar 6th, 2021

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted and kidnapped in the early hours of Friday when militants raided a state-run school in Zamfara State, Nigeria. The schoolgirls were taken from their hostels by gunmen who raided public secondary...

By Khaama Press on Feb 27th, 2021

The aftermath of an attack in August in Niger, which has suffered a number claimed by jihadist groups: Getty Images/BBC Alleged extremists in Niger attacked Two villages, killing at least 79 people, Reuters news agency reported. 49 people...

Photo Source: Deutsche Welle At least three French soldiers were killed in a roadside bomb incident on Monday in the Hombori region in Mali, according to French media their armored vehicle struck an explosive device. The killed soldiers...

A still image from a video last year of a victim held captive in a similar factory raided in 2019, where children were going to trafficked and sold – £1,000 for a boy, £700 for a girl, Reuters Nigerian baby factory, where men are...

Alain Noudehou, UN Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan, and Matthew HollingWorth, the Country Director of World Food Program (WFP), wade through flood water in Duk padiet county of Jonglei State, in South Sudan, Sept. 24, 2020. The United...

Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman, 43, died after fighting cancer for four years. He passed away in Los Angeles at his residence. Last year he said, his movie has changed what it means to be “Young, Gifted, Black”. The news...

An Ethiopian Airlines plane has crashed shortly after the take from Addis Ababa airport, the officials in Ethiopia have confirmed. The Boeing 737 passenger jet was reportedly carrying 149 passengers and 8 crew members when it crashed...

By Khaama Press on Mar 10th, 2019

A Kenyan couple who spent only $1 in their wedding received a lavish treatment from their well-wishers who spent around $35,000 in a ceremony organized on the eve of Valentine’s day. According to the local media reports, the newly-wed couple...

By Khaama Press on Feb 15th, 2017

22 people have been killed in twin suicide bombings at a Nigerian mosque, officials and residents said on Wednesday. Officials said the suicide bombers went to the mosque during the morning prayers on the outskirts of the restive Nigerian city...

A comparatively heavy explosion targeted the bus of presidential guards in Tunisia’s capital Tunis around 5 pm on Tuesday leaving 12 people killed. Tunisia’s President Beji Caid Essebsi said in an address to the nation aired by local...

By Khaama Press on Nov 25th, 2015

22 people have been killed in attack on a hotel in Mali’s capital Bamako. 2 gunmen stormed Radisson Blu luxury hotel on Friday morning taking 170 hostages including 30 staff members and 140 guests, in which there were American and French citizens. Soon...