John Evans Atta Mills dies

Ghana’s President John Evans Atta Mills has died at the age of 68, reports Daily Ghana Guide. This was confirmed by a press statement signed by the Chief of Staff, John Henry Martey Newman. The statement said: “It is with a heavy heart and deep sorrow that we announce the sudden and untimely death of the President of the Republic of Ghana – His Excellency, Professor John Evans Atta Mills. “The death occurred at the 37 Military Hospital this afternoon while receiving ... Read more »
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By The Editor On Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Petrol truck blaze kills at least 100 people in Nigeria

At least 100 people were killed in Nigeria when a truck carrying fuel tipped over and caught fire. According to reports, the crash occurred after the truck swerved to avoid a collision with oncoming vehicles. M... Read more »
By The Editor On Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Attackers kill 17 in two Kenyan churches

Gunmen killed 17 people and wounded at least 40 in two Kenyan Churches, reported New Vision and VOA News. According to VOA News, the deadliest attack took place at the African Inland Church, where at least 10 p... Read more »
By The Editor On Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Tropical cyclone Irina kills 65 in Madagascar

Tropical cyclone Irina killed 65 people in Madagascar and left thousands of people homeless, reports The Herald Sun. The storm also caused heavy rains floods in Northern KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa, Swaziland... Read more »
By The Editor On Monday, March 5th, 2012

Congo arms depot blast kills at least 206

At least 206 people were killed on Sunday, March 4 after an electric short circuit sparked a fire that caused massive explosions at a Brazzaville arms depot. It is reported that these explosions shattered windo... Read more »