DEBRE TABOR, GONDER – At least 20 people were killed and 21 seriously injured when they were trying to put out a fire that had engulfed a fuel tanker near the small town of Kimir Dingai on Wednesday. Fully loaded and on its way from Woldia to Kimir Dingai, the tanker with a trailer was [...]
Jul 13th, 2012
Tanker exploded. The explosion sounded like an earthquake. Many of them could not come out alive,” a panic-stricken survivor of a petrol tanker fire that killed over 200 at the outskirts of Okogbe community, Rivers State, on Thursday narrated to The PUNCH. The survivor, whose car was one of the vehic...
In East Africa
Feb 21st, 2011
A suicide attack targeting a military camp in Mogadishu killed at least two people Monday, medical officials in Somalia said. The toll is expected to rise, said Ali Musa, a head of a Mogadishu ambulance service. The attack took place at the Sarandi camp, located close to Mogadishu’s port. Param...