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  • Child-abuse
    Photo: Man slashes teenage daughter, beats her up for talking to a boy

    A 48-year-old man is in police custody after he was arrested for physically assaulting his teenage daughter. Kamau Nyaga from Mwea, Kirinyaga county, Kenya is currently being held at Wang’uru police station following the accusation. Kamau reportedly assaulted his 15-year-old daughter with a panga seriously injuring her after he saw her talking to a teenage

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  • child-bride
    Gambia and Tanzania outlaw child marriage

    The Gambia and Tanzania have banned child marriage, with tough penalties for those who breach the rulings. Gambia’s President Yayha Jammeh announced that anyone marrying a girl below 18 would be jailed for up to 20 years. In Tanzania, the high court imposed a landmark ruling outlawing marriage under the age of 18 for boys

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  • ISIS-attack
    Istanbul airport attack death toll climbs to 42

    A report on Thursday from Istanbul said that the death toll from the terrorist attack at Ataturk Airport, has rising to 42 after a young woman died in hospital. More than 230 people were injured in Wednesday’s attack, which Turkish officials and others said was likely carried out by the Islamic State terrorist group. Meanwhile,

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  • metamphetamine drugs
    Drug traffickers deserve to die- Indonesian president

    Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said he will personally ask the police to shoot drug traffickers summarily if the law allowed it. His remarks came as the country is preparing to execute convicts on death row for drug offences. “Hit them, clobber them, if the law allowed, shoot them. “Fortunately the law doesn’t allow it,

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  • Winners-chapel
    Owl “Witches” Killed At Nairobi Winners Chapel In Kenya (photos)

    The pastor in charge of Bishop David Oyedepo’s Winners’ chapel church in Nairobi, Kenya Pastor Patrick Ngutu posted the photo of the owl lying lifeless with a number of people surrounding it, and said it was a second killed in the church’s compound. He said the bird is a witch sent to haunt members of

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  • Police
    Police arrest 12 suspects of planning new attacks – prosecutor

    Twelve people suspected of planning new attacks were arrested across Belgium overnight after police carried out about 40 house searches in the country, the federal prosecutor’s office said in a statement on Saturday, June 18. “In connection with a criminal investigation concerning terrorism… 40 persons were taken for questioning. Twelve among them were arrested. The

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  • Obama
    Obama Officially Endorses Hillary Clinton

    President Obama has officially endorsed Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party presidential nominee. His endorsement came after meeting Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders who has been battling Mrs Clinton for the nomination. Speaking in a video tweeted out by Mrs Clinton, Mr Obama said she may be the most qualified person “ever” for the role of

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  • boko haram
    Niger vows to avenge deadly raid by Boko Haram

    Niger vowed to avenge the deaths of 24 of its soldiers who were killed by Boko Haram insurgents in one of the jihadist group’s deadliest attacks in the country, the Associated Press Reports. “We must continue to fight, this insult must be expunged, there is nothing to be done, it must be avenged,” Defence Minister

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  • Strange Rainfall In Togo!

    This happened at a particular place at Kpalime in Togo (West Africa). Is there a scientific explanation to this or should we term this a miracle?Looks scary.Thank God,the world will never be destroyed by flooding again!

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  • Donald Trump
    Trump accuses China of trade ‘rape’

    Republican presidential front-runner, Donald Trump, has accused China of “raping” the United States, in renewed criticism of China’s trade policy. He told a rally in Indiana that China was responsible for “the greatest theft in the history of the world.” Mr. Trump, a billionaire businessman, has long accused China of manipulating its currency to make

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