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Ghana sends combat team to Gambia

Ghana has made a commitment of about 200 ground troops to the ECOWAS operation meant to get President Yahya Jammeh of the Gambia to relinquish power, the Ghana Armed Forces confirmed to Starrfmonline.com. Jammeh lost the Gambian election last year, but refused to abdicate the presidency citing electoral fraud. Regional bloc ECOWAS has prepared a Senegal-led force to intervene in …

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REVEALED: The Best Strategy To Counter Suicide Bombing.

As from August 2015, suicide bombing has been used almost every 1.29 days killing more than 1,294 souls and injuring thousands more [1]. In the context of Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorist group in the Sahel region with numerous rival factions, the success of the current hardline military strategy against these AQ and ISIL affiliated factions is seriously being undermined by the …

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The Choice Between History and “Heroism”: WANEP’s love letter to Jammeh

January 14 2017 An Open Letter to His Excellency, Sheikh Professor Dr. Alhagi Yahya AJJ Jammeh Babili Mansa, President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of The Gambia Sheikh Professor Dr. Alhagi Yahya AJJ Jammeh Babili Mansa President, Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of The Gambia Banjul, The Gambia Your Excellency, The Choice Between History and …

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4 shot in Ejura as NPP, NDC supporters clash

At least four people have been shot in Ejura in the Ashanti region following a clash between members of the New Patriotic Party and the opposition National Democratic Congress over the school feeding program. According to Ultimate FM’s Isaac Bediako Justice, all major roads in the town have been blocked by the feuding party members. The dispute started after some …

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UPF Nigeria Secretary General calls on UN Secretary General to create World Peace Goals

In his first day as Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, on January 1, 2017, made an appeal to the world’s people to join him in making a New Year’s resolution “to put peace first” and make the year 2017 the “year for peace”. Responding to the appeal, the Secretary General of the Universal Peace Federation in Nigeria, …

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Nigeria to get Universal Peace College of Education

The Universal Peace Federation – Nigeria proposal to the National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) for the establishment of the Universal Peace College of Education in Nigeria has gotten pre-approval. In a statement signed by the Secretary General of UPF Nigeria, Dr. Raphael Oga Oko, the proposal has successfully scaled through the first step and efforts are ongoing for …

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Nigeria, 54 others, form International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace

NIGERIA has joined 54 other countries across the globe to sign a resolution to form the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace, during a four-day conference that held the Kennedy Caucus Room on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., United States. Legislators from Nigeria joined other parliamentarians as well as religious leaders, opinion molders and media practitioners to sign the peace …

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Rev. Palmer-Buckle turns ‘Rastafarian’ in his new look (Photos)

The Catholic Archbishop of Accra, Most Reverend Gabriel Charles Palmer-Buckle has taken what could best be described as ‘Religious Tolerance Campaign’ to a new another level as he storms the Church’s ‘End of Year Get Together’ for Priests and Religious leaders in the Accra Archdiocese dressed as Rastafarian. The Archbishop’s look at the ceremony and amusement is a strong indication …

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Chief Imam-Archbishop Pictures Show Ghana is a beacon of hope for Peace and freedom

Folk, I spotted these two pictures of the National Chief Imam of Ghana, Sheikh Usman Nuhu Sharubutu and Archbishop Charles Palmer-Buckle, Accra Metropolitan Archbishop of the Catholic Church. One of the pictures showing the duo having a common prayer (Islamic prayer I guess) seated next to each other while the other showing the duo embraced each other with love and brotherliness. …

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Police Announces Election Security Emergency Numbers Ahead of Dec Polls

The Accra Regional Election Security Taskforce  of the Ghana Police Service has announced three (3) emergency security phone numbers ahead of tomorrow’s polls. The numbers, 0557999911; 0557999922; 0507102369 have been added to the existing emergency lines of the services. The public is also encouraged to make good use of the toll free 18555.

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