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June 19, 2017 10:24 AM Nigerians React As Ghanaian Actress Bags Nigerian Award (Full Gist)

Nigerians divide their opinions about Juliet Ibrahim’s Nigeria Goodwill Ambassador Awards Nomination. While some people think the award organizers are on the right track others took to their social media profile to react about the award nomination. In the past few years, Juliet Ibrahim has been quite busy in Nigeria and serving as a good ambassador to Nigeria 63

June 19, 2017 9:25 AM Mali security minister: 4 jihadis killed in resort attack

BAMAKO, Mali — Security forces killed at least four jihadis after the extremists attacked a resort spot popular with foreigners on the outskirts of Mali’s capital Sunday in which two people were killed, the country’s security minister said Monday. “At this hour, all of the terrorists have been killed. The situation is under control,” Mali’s Security 15

June 19, 2017 9:01 AM Two Killed as Resort Outside Mali's Capital Bamako Attacked by Gunmen

Bamako: Suspected jihadists crying "Allahu Akbar" stormed a tourist resort popular with foreigners on the edge of the Malian capital Bamako, briefly seizing hostages and leaving at least two people dead. The assault on the Kangaba Le Campement resort comes after a similar strike less than two years ago on a luxury hotel in Bamako, which lies in the south 33

June 19, 2017 7:48 AM Van rams worshippers leaving London mosque, injuring 10

LONDON A van ploughed into worshippers leaving a London mosque on Monday, injuring 10 people in what witnesses said was a deliberate attack on Muslims. One man, who was already being given first aid at the scene before the vehicle was driven into pedestrians, has died but police said it was not clear whether his death was directly linked. Eight others 32

June 19, 2017 2:53 AM Several injured when vehicle rams people leaving London mosque: witnesses

LONDON Several people were injured in north London early on Monday when a van rammed into worshippers leaving a mosque, witnesses said, in what British police described as a "major incident". The Muslim Council of Britain said the vehicle hit people as they were leaving the Finsbury Park Mosque, one of Britain's largest. The attack comes during the Muslim 21

June 18, 2017 11:47 PM U.S. warplane downs Syrian army in Raqqa province

AMMAN/WASHINGTON A U.S. warplane shot down a Syrian army jet on Sunday in the southern Raqqa countryside, with Washington saying the jet had dropped bombs near U.S.-backed forces and Damascus saying the plane was downed while flying a mission against Islamic State militants. A Syrian army statement released on Syrian state television said the plane crashed 20

June 18, 2017 9:32 PM Navy jet shoots down Syrian warplane that attacked US-backed rebels

A U.S. Navy fighter jet shot down a Syrian government warplane after it attacked Washington-backed fighters near ISIS' de facto capital of Raqqa, the U.S.-led coalition said Sunday. In a statement, the coalition headquarters in Iraq said that a F/A-18E Super Hornet shot down a Syrian Su-22 that had dropped bombs near positions held by the Syrian Democratic 42

June 18, 2017 8:53 PM US-led Coalition combat jets shoot down Syrian aircraft near Raqqa

The US-led coalition downed a Syrian army jet in the southern Raqqa countryside during a Syrian combat mission against Islamic State militants, the Syrian army says. The US-led Operation Inherent Resolve Coalition have confirmed the incident. An army statement released on Syrian state television said the plane crashed and the pilot was missing. It said the incident 17

June 18, 2017 8:34 PM Shatta Wale celebrates Fathers' Day with Joy

Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, has said that he is proud to be father on the occasion of Father's day. Shatta Wale, who has a son with Shatta Michy, took to Facebook on Sunday Morning to congratulate himself on being a father. The dancehall star said he was proud to be a father and expressed gratitude to God for making it possible. Other Ghanaians have shared 17

June 18, 2017 7:55 PM The Latest: Portugal mourns 61 fire deaths, fears more

Portugal's president says the country's pain "knows no end" as it mourns at least 61 people killed in the deadliest wildfire in memory. President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa says in a televised address to the nation that "it is a time of pain but also ... a time to carry on the fight" against the flames. Almost 24 hours after Saturday night's deaths, the blaze 33