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By IAfrica
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Mar 23rd, 2014
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Members of the dreaded Islamic sect yet again struck in the remote village of Nguro-Soye in Borno state on Thursday, bombing a market place and killing 17 people in the wake of the attack. The news of the attack is just coming to light now because the sect members first destroyed all telecoms facilit...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 23rd, 2013
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(AFP) KANO, Nigeria — Twenty-five people were killed in eastern Nigeria when attackers blasted a jail, a police station and a bank with bombs, machine-guns and rocket-propelled grenades, police said Saturday. “We have 25 dead from yesterday’s attacks in Ganye, which included a chief priso...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 18th, 2012
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Five people were killed and more than 10 wounded in a minibus explosion in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Sunday, police said. Nairobi police chief Moses Nyakwama said the blast occurred in the district of Eastleigh, where mainly Somalis or Kenyans of Somali origin live, adding that the cause was not ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jul 17th, 2012
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Two people are dead and at least 19 others have been injured after a shooting in Scarborough Monday night. Chief Bill Blair said the shots broke out at a large party at 193 Danzig Street at about 10:40 p.m. “An altercation broke out among some individuals, [and] there was an exchange of gunfire...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 3rd, 2012
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- One person was killed and seven others were injured in a shooting in a shopping mall in the Canadian city of Toronto on Saturday. Local media reported that a 25-year-old man was fatally shot at Toronto Eaton Center’s food court. Condition of two of the injured, including a 13-year-old boy, wa...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 8th, 2012
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Gombe – Police say gunmen have attacked three banks and a police station in Nigeria’s northeast, killing four policemen. Gombe state deputy police chief Kabir Muhammad said on Thursday that the attacks occurred in a town about 140km from the state capital. A nurse who asked for anonymity ...
By benim
In Liberia
Nov 28th, 2011
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Monrovia – Liberia’s police chief Marc Amblard has been fired after a police shooting at an opposition rally on the eve of elections earlier this month, the presidency said on Monday. An independent electoral commission set up by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to probe the incident, reco...
By benim
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Oct 24th, 2011
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Nairobi – Kenyan police early on Monday linked an attack on a Nairobi discotheque, which injured 14 people, to recent threats made by al-Shabaab insurgents, calling for vigilance. “Yes, we are linking the grenade attack to the threats that have been issued by Shabaab and that is why I am ...
By benim
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Sep 25th, 2011
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South Africa’s top policeman is expected to be suspended in the coming days over allegedly fraudulent police leases, the Sunday Times reported. According to the South African Sunday paper, President Jacob Zuma will sign a letter suspending Bheki Cele upon his return from New York, where he atte...
By benim
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Sep 15th, 2011
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A New Jersey woman cooked up her own arrest last week – mixing two lines of cocaine into her boyfriend’s dinner. Monica Cookman’s lover sensed something wasn’t right with the grub after he scarfed down a few mouthfuls and his heart began racing and his throat numbed up, The As...