Ashanti Region: Floods kill one at Anwomaso-Bebre

Ashanti Region: Floods kill one at Anwomaso-Bebre

A man believed to be in his 30s has been found dead after allegedly drowning in the Subin River at Anwomaso-Bebre in the Ashanti Region. The body was found Thursday morning after a night hunt to retrieve the body of the deceased. According to eyewitnesses, the deceased identified as Kwadwo Mensah attempted to cross the…

Hurricane Ian leaves 2.5 million without power in Florida

Hurricane Ian leaves 2.5 million without power in Florida

More than 2.5 million homes were without power in Florida amid catastrophic floods and life-threatening storm surge early Thursday, hours after Hurricane Ian made landfall near Cayo Costa as a Category 4 storm with maximum sustained winds of 150 mph. The international Evangelical relief group Samaritan’s Purse is preparing its disaster response teams to help…

NASA Crashes Spacecraft into Asteroid in a Defense Test

NASA Crashes Spacecraft into Asteroid in a Defense Test

US space agency Nasa has successfully crashed a spacecraft into an asteroid, to try to force it to go in a different direction. The test mission happened 11 million km (7 millions miles) away in space, on a target called Dimorphos. The asteroid isn’t on a path to hit Earth and this test won’t accidentally…

Cubans vote to legalize same-sex marriage

Cubans vote to legalize same-sex marriage

Cubans on Sunday voted to approve a new “family code” that, among other things, legalizes same-sex marriage and adoption. The 100-page code is one of the most progressive in Latin America.  Millions of Cubans voted in the referendum on the government-backed proposal that allows same-sex couples to marry and adopt on the communist-run island amid…

Nun’s murder triggers fear in Mozambique

Nun’s murder triggers fear in Mozambique

THE NIGHT OF SEPT. 6 AN ITALIAN WOMAN RELIGIOUS, AGED 83, WAS BRUTALLY MURDERED in an armed attack on the Chipene mission in the Diocese of Nacala, Mozambique. ACN International deplores the fact that a religious dimension is becoming increasingly prominent in the attacks by Islamist terrorists Sister María de Coppi, a Comboni sister who…

Nun murdered, 6 beheaded by the Islamic State in Mozambique  

Nun murdered, 6 beheaded by the Islamic State in Mozambique 

Amid rising jihadist violence in Mozambique, an 83-year-old Italian nun was shot and killed and six others were beheaded earlier this month by suspected militants aligned with the Islamic State. Sister Maria de Coppi was killed in the Sept. 6 attack in Chipene city when gunmen stormed a Catholic mission compound and set fire to…

At least 40 killed as mass protests rock Iran after ‘morality police’ kill woman over ‘improper hijab’

At least 40 killed as mass protests rock Iran after ‘morality police’ kill woman over ‘improper hijab’

More than 40 people have reportedly been killed as anti-government protests rocked dozens of Iranian cities in the last week following the death of Mahsa Amini, a young woman arrested by the Iranian “morality police” for not properly wearing a hijab earlier this month. At least 41 people have been killed, and more than 1,200…

Donald Trump sued for ‘years of bank, tax and insurance fraud’

Donald Trump sued for ‘years of bank, tax and insurance fraud’

Donald Trump and three of his children have been served with a lawsuit alleging “years of bank, tax and insurance fraud”. New York attorney general Letitia James is suing the former US president, his family, and the Trump Organisation. If successful, it could halt Mr Trump’s ability to do business in the state for years…

Iranian woman dies ‘after being beaten by morality police’ over hijab law 

Iranian woman dies ‘after being beaten by morality police’ over hijab law 

A 22-year-old woman has died in an Iranian hospital days after being detained by the regime’s morality police for allegedly not complying with the country’s hijab regulations. Mahsa Amini was travelling with her family from Iran’s western province of Kurdistan to the capital, Tehran, to visit relatives when she was reportedly arrested for failing to…

Obaapa Christy has hidden our last child from me since he was 2 – Ex-husband 

Obaapa Christy has hidden our last child from me since he was 2 – Ex-husband 

The ex-husband of gospel musician Obaapa Christy, Pastor Love Kweku Hammond, says he has not seen their last child for over a decade. According to him, the last time he saw his son was when the boy was about two years old adding that the singer has not allowed him to see his kid since…