Fulani Rampage continues in Ghana as govt. sends 50 soldiers in Afram Plains to evict herdsmen

By: Godwin A. Allotey About 50 military personnel have been deployed to Kwahu Afram Plains in the Eastern Region, to help flush out nomadic herdsmen whose activities are causing havoc in the area. The military personnel, who will be in the area for about a month, will complement the efforts of traditional authorities in their quest to fight the Fulani menace. This […]

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U.S. Restricts Unofficial Military Travel To Ghana, 4 Other W. African Countries

By Dana Sanchez The Pentagon is stepping up vigilance in West Africa after 19 people died Sunday in an al Qaeda-claimed attack at Grand Bassam, an Ivory Coast beach resort. U.S. military personnel are restricted from traveling to five West African countries following recent militant attacks in the region, U.S. defense officials said Wednesday, according to a Reuters report. The […]

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Nigerian Govt. plans to host maiden miniature air show

Nigeria’s government yesterday said plans were underway to host a national miniature air show festival for Nigerian inventors to showcase their ideas and products. Receiving two inventors – a plane and surveillance drone inventor in his office in Abuja – the minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said the festival would be hosted in December. Onu, giving assurance […]

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