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Army chopper crashes in Kajiado, bursts into flames

A chopper has crashed in the Oltinga area of Kajiado West sub-county with an unconfirmed number of passengers. Kajiado County Police Commander Muthuri Mwongera said the accident happened about 8 am and details of the chopper and the number of passengers remains unknown. “I have dispatched Kajiado West OCPD Vincent ...

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At least 50 killed in fresh Tigray airstrikes, eyewitnesses say

More than 50 people including civilians have reportedly been killed after Ethiopian forces bombed a busy market at a town in the war-torn northern region of Tigray. As many as 400 people were also injured in the aerial attack. Witnesses say Tuesday’s attack targeted a busy market in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray ...

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Niger coup update: Gunfire near presidential palace Naimey as soldiers attempt coup

A military unit attempted to seize the presidential palace in Niger’s capital, according to the government, just days before the country’s new president Mohamed Bazoum takes office. A military unit made a failed coup attempt in Niger’s capital Niamey on Wednesday, a government spokesman said, coming just two days before the country’s ...

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Myanmar coup: Dozens killed as army opens fire on protesters during deadliest day

Dozens of people have been killed by security forces in Myanmar, on the deadliest day since last month’s military takeover of the country. More than 90 deaths, including children, were confirmed by the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) monitoring group. “They are killing us like birds or chickens, even ...

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Libyan commander wanted for war crimes by ICC shot dead

Top military figure loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar killed in the eastern city of Benghazi by unidentified attackers. Mahmoud al-Werfalli, a senior Libyan military figure loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar and wanted for alleged war crimes, has been shot dead by unidentified attackers in the eastern ...

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North Korea tested missiles over the weekend: US, South Korea

US, which is reviewing its North Korea policy, downplays tests with President Joe Biden saying ‘nothing has changed’. North Korea fired two missiles off its west coast over the weekend in its first publicly known weapons test since Joe Biden took office as president in January, officials in the United ...

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