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Military brutality at Wa: We’re looking for facts – Parliamentary Select Committee

The Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Defense and Interior has stated that the committee’s objective in Wa is not to...

Man undergoes surgery after military brutality in Wa [Photos+Video]

A 29-year-old man, who was allegedly assaulted by rampaging soldiers in Wa, has undergone surgery at the Upper West Regional Hospital.

I’ve relocated my family – Journalist who recorded military brutality in Wa

The journalist, who secretly filmed soldiers brutalising some residents of Wa in the Upper West Region, says he has moved his wife...

Kennedy Agyapong to lead probe in Wa Military brutality

The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei Owusu, has directed the Defence and Interior Committee to probe the circumstances that led...

Wa Central MP reacts to military brutality, demands compensation for victims

The Wa Central Member of Parliament (MP), Abdul-Rashid Pelpuo, has demanded an apology from the military over the brutality meted to some...

GAF reacts to military brutality in Wa

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) says internal disciplinary measures have been instituted to deal with all those who will be found culpable...

2020 BET Hip Hop Awards: Burna Boy speaks out against police brutality during performance...

Nigerian singer, Burna Boy's performance at the 15th annual BET Hip Hop Awards has got people talking. The...
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#EndSARS protest: ECOWAS reacts to police brutality in Nigeria

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has reacted to the violence visited on citizens demonstrating against police brutality in Nigeria.

Ghana Police releases videos of security brutality unrelated to lockdown [watch]

The Ghana Police Service has released video footages of some security officers brutalising civilians in the country. The Service...
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Alleged police brutality: Blow-to-blow account of how driver, 33, was murdered at Adomfe (Audio)

A Unit Committee Chairman at Adomfe in the Asante Akyem South District of the Ashanti region has been...

Midland brutality was blessing in disguise – Gospel musician

Gospel artiste, Obaapa Gyamfua, says the recent assault perpetrated on a nursing mother at Midland Savings and Loans by a policeman was an act...

Minority releases footage of alleged military brutality of suspected ‘galamseyers’

The Minority Group in parliament has released footage of alleged military brutality of suspected illegal miners. In the released...

R. Kelly taken off suicide watch

R. Kelly has been removed from suicide watch in jail, prosecutors told a federal judge on Tuesday, days after the singer claimed...
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Ukraine war could last for years – Nato chief warns

The West must prepare to continue supporting Ukraine in a war lasting for years, Nato’s chief has warned. Secretary-General...

Islamic SHS teacher alleged to have suffered police brutality to meet Parliament’s Defense and...

A 40-year-old teacher has been recounting how he was battered by crowd-control police detailed to maintain law and order during a protest...

We will no longer tolerate police brutalities in the country – Bagbin warns

The Speaker of Parliament has served a strong warning to the Ghana Police Service and the other security agencies over their excesses.

Police Service needs a purge – Ablakwa on death of suspect in custody

Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu constituency, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has said the Ghana Police Service needs a purge.
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Vladimir Putin needs 600,000 more troops or he might use nukes, ex-NATO chief warns

Desperate Vladimir Putin is "in trouble" and requires nearly 600,000 troops to turn Russia's invasion of Ukraine around, a top former NATO chief has claimed.

Pope Francis says NATO started war in Ukraine by ‘barking at Putin’s door’

Since the beginning of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Pope Francis has floated the idea that he wants to take a trip to Kyiv to try to...

Uproar as policeman forces his way into car through window [Video]

Kenyan police say they have taken disciplinary action against a policeman filmed forcing his way into a private car through a window...

Father shoots dead seven-day-old baby girl because he wanted a boy

A father has been arrested on suspicion of shooting dead his seven-day-old baby girl because he wanted his first-born to be a...

Wa residents and military smoke peace pipe after brutalities

The President of the Wala Traditional Council, Naa Fuseini Seidu Pelpuo IV, has organised fun games between the military and civilians as...

The MP who was slapped but not beaten

When Tunisian tennis star Ons Jabeur hit global headlines for becoming the first North African woman to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals, another...

Soldiers who beat civilians at Wa in trouble

All military personnel in Wa barracks who were on duty on July 1 when some of them brutalised residents, with the exception...

Nigeria wants Twitter to register locally for ban to end

Twitter's suspension in Nigeria will end once the US social media giant submits to local licencing, registration and conditions, the government said...

Alleged military brutality at Damongo leaves one in critical condition

An alleged military assault on some civilians at Damongo in the West Gonja Municipality of the Savannah Region has left one person...

Kanye West wins another Grammy award after he filmed himself peeing on one

Kanye West who insulted his Grammy award last year, has won another one this year, bringing his total to 22.

Police hit back at Funny Face over alleged brutality

The Central Regional Police Command has assured the public of swift investigations into the alleged discharge of firearms without lawful authority by...

Hypocritical Peace Council must stop Akufo-Addo ‘from breeding war’ in Ghana – CEO

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Marrer Ghana Limited and Susatgad Boat Building and Fishing Industry, Novihoho Afaglo, has described the continuous...

Man’s harrowing account of how he almost lost his life in Sierra Leone Civil...

Charles Otoo, a Ghanaian who lived in Sierra Leone with his family in his youthful days, has given a harrowing account of...

Nigeria fines TV stations for covering protests against police brutality

The National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) in Nigeria has fined three television stations in the country over alleged unprofessional coverage of the #EndSARS...
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#EndSARS: Tiwa Savage ‘fights’ Beyoncé’s mother

Nigerian Afrobeats singer, Tiwa Savage, has replied Beyoncé's mother after she slammed her for calling out her daughter to lend her voice...

Black magic: Bullets fail to enter body of #EndSARS protester despite police shooting at...

EndSAR Protester in Nigeria The protestors at the ongoing #EndSARS peace walk in Nigeria witnessed a rare moment when...

Rawlings wades into Nigeria’s #EndSARS protest, killings

Former Ghanaian leader, Jerry John Rawlings has lent his voice to the happenings ongoing in naighbouring Nigeria regarding an #ENDSARS campaign.
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ECOWAS Chair Akufo-Addo reacts to #EndSARS protest in Nigeria

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has finally added his voice to the ongoing #EndSARS protest in Nigeria, which resulted in many deaths...

SARS Brutality: Nigerians besiege High Commission in Ghana [Video]

Hundreds of protesters on Wednesday massed up at the Nigerian High Commission in Ghana to protest against brutalities in Nigeria.

#EndSARS: UN condemns police brutality in Nigeria

The United Nations has condemned the violence visited on citizens demonstrating against police brutality in Nigeria. According to the...
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Pressure mounts on ECOWAS chair Akufo-Addo to speak on violence in Nigeria

Pressure is mounting on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to speak out on the ongoing protests in Nigeria after protesters were reportedly...

SARS brutality: ‘Akufo-Addo’s silence is for a good reason’ [Listen]

Chairman of Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee, Frank Annoh-Dompreh, is calling on The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the African...

Call Buhari to order over SARS – Afaglo appeals to ECOWAS Chairman

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Marrer Ghana Limited and Sustgad Boat Building and Fishing Industry, Novihoho Afaglo, has called on the...