Turkish airstrikes kill four Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

​The Turkish military carried out airstrikes in northern Iraq’s Avasin Basyan region on Saturday, killing four Kurdish militants, it said on its official Twitter account. Turkey has recently stepped up strikes on Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) bases in northern Iraq, especially its stronghold in the Qandil mountains. Ankara has said it may launch a ground… Read More Turkish airstrikes kill four Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

IBM Ghana and Boss scoop Cloud Service Provider & Woman in Technology Awards at 2018 GITTA

Recognized leader in private and hybrid cloud landscapes in Ghana and the West Africa region, IBM Ghana has been awarded Ghana’s best Cloud Service Provider at the recently held 8th Ghana Information Technology & Telecoms Awards (GITTA), the most prestigious awards program in the industry held at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra last Friday… Read More IBM Ghana and Boss scoop Cloud Service Provider & Woman in Technology Awards at 2018 GITTA

Two soldiers, one civilian killed as suicide bomber attack G5 Sahel force headquarters in Mali

A suicide bomber in a vehicle painted in UN colours attacked the Malian headquarters of an international anti-terror task force, the G5 Sahel, on Friday, killing two soldiers and a civilian, according to a security source and a local leader. The building’s entrance wall was destroyed, with the force of the blast throwing the vehicle… Read More Two soldiers, one civilian killed as suicide bomber attack G5 Sahel force headquarters in Mali

Over 100 migrants drown as boat capsizes off Libyan coast 

More than 100 migrants are feared to have drowned off Libya’s western coast after their overloaded boat capsized, coastguard officials said on Friday. The coastguard picked up 16 survivors from the boat just east of the capital, one of whom said the vessel had set off with 120-125 migrants on board, according to a coastguard… Read More Over 100 migrants drown as boat capsizes off Libyan coast 

President Muhammadu Buhari set to attend 31st AU summit in Mauritania

​President Buhari is to attend the 31st Ordinary Session of the African Union Assembly of Heads of State and Government in Nouakchott, Mauritania, from June 30 to July 2. The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina said President Buhari in his capacity as the leader of the AU theme of the year:… Read More President Muhammadu Buhari set to attend 31st AU summit in Mauritania

Fuel tanker explodes following collision with truck in Niger State

Barely 24 hours after a fuel tanker claimed nine lives in Lagos-Ibadan expressway , another fuel tanker along Minna-Suleja road on Friday collided with a truck and went aflame. It was gathered that firefighters were on the scene, attempting to put out the fire. No fewer than nine persons lost their lives on Thursday after… Read More Fuel tanker explodes following collision with truck in Niger State

Apple settle seven-year patent dispute with Samsung

​Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Wednesday settled a seven-year patent dispute over Apple’s allegations that Samsung violated its patents by slavishly copying the design of the iPhone. Terms of the settlement, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, were not available. In May, a U.S. jury awarded… Read More Apple settle seven-year patent dispute with Samsung