Home Topics Taliban Fighters
At least 10 policemen have been killed in clashes with Taliban fighters in the central Afghan province of Wardak, officials said.
Gunmen launched an attack on an intelligence training centre in Kabul Thursday, officials said, just a day after a suicide bomber killed dozens of students in the war-weary Afghan capital.
Taliban fighters have killed 30 security forces in an ambush on two checkpoints in the western province of Badghis on Wednesday, the provincial governor told Reuters news agency.
The Taliban have banned their fighters from attending public gatherings, going into cities and meeting with the Afghan public, as well as officials and security forces, during the three-day ceasefire, according to a statement by the militants.
Taliban fighters and Afghan security forces hugged and took selfies with each other in restive eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, as an unprecedented ceasefire in the war-torn country held for the second day of Eid.
At least 12 police personnel, including two senior officers, were killed in fresh clashes with Taliban militants in eastern Afghanistan’s Ghazni province overnight, a local official said Tuesday.
Ahead of his 31st birthday, Manchester United player, Marouane Fellaini has shaved off the `afro’ hairstyle he is known with.
Gov. Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi on Wednesday re-submitted the name of Justice Asabe Karatu to the House of Assembly for confirmation as Chief Judge.
The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, began an investigation into the allegation of non-compliance with provisions of the constitution in the promotion of some police officers by Inspector General Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idriss.
Members of the Senate Committee on Works on Wednesday inspected some ongoing federal road projects in Osun and called for their speedy completion.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has alleged that opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar is finding it difficult to raise cash to fund his campaign.
A Chinese teenager Que Jianyu has now cemented himself as the master of Rubik’s cubes, by breaking two more world records in unusual ways.
MTN Nigeria Communication Limited has filed a fresh suit at the Federal High Court in Lagos to challenge the legality of the $1.3 billion import duties and withholding tax demanded from it by the federal government.
Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff Tukur Buratai on Friday assured Nigerians that of 'absolute victory' over the terrorist group Boko Haram.
CAF has named Gambia’s Papa Gassama as the center referee for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between the Bafana Bafana of South Africa and the Super Eagles of Nigeria on November 17.
Celta Vigo forward Iago Aspas has said that Real Madrid were keen to sign him last summer before choosing to re-sign Mariano.