Canada to send helicopters, troops to aid U.N.'s Mali mission

Map. History of Africa conflict

22 May 2018
Rare IS report from Mogadishu, usually their claims come from Puntland and Afgooye
2 month ago
Tunisia: The National Guard killed the second militant near Sidi Toui and also seized an explosive belt, two grenades, a shotgun, a motorbike and other materiel after having searched a cave in the area
Canada to send helicopters, troops to aid U.N.'s Mali mission
U.N. condemns Congo's 'unlawful' crackdown on protests
Boat carrying fuel, cars and other items from Dubai goes up in flames near Bosaso port. Police say a short circuit in the engine room likely caused the fire. (Courtesy of @Abdiqanihassan)2 month ago
Boat carrying fuel, cars and other items from Dubai goes up in flames near Bosaso port. Police say a short circuit in the engine room likely caused the fire. (Courtesy of @Abdiqanihassan)
2 month ago
Rescue efforts underway after a commercial boat caught fire near Bosaso port; fate of crew unclear: Reports
A Somali military officer named as Yusuf shot dead by gunmen in Mogadishu. The killers fled – Witness Somalia
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 22km NE of Nsanje, Malawi
2 month ago
Canada to send helicopters, troops to Mali: government source
International community issue statement expressing "grave concern" over new political crisis, urges Parliament and the Executive to use "constitutional and peaceful means to resolve political differences". [Statement attached]
Former South African president Jacob Zuma to be prosecuted on 16 charges of corruption
Former president Jacob Zuma to be prosecuted on 18 charges of corruption, announces official
South Africa will prosecute ex-president Zuma for graft: prosecutors
Libya- LNA al-Saiqa (SF) EOD trainees dismantled IED (said to be 35 kg) from the area of the cement factory in southern Benghazi
Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa says country 'has moved on' in response to claims by former leader Robert Mugabe that he was ousted in an illegal 'coup d'etat'
2 month ago
At least one soldier was killed and two civilians wounded when gunmen suspected being fighters from AlShabaab ambushed a security checkpoint near Bosaso port. Somalia
Somalia's Shebab claims to have killed 7 African Union soldiers in an ambush attack in Lower Shabelle – Radio Andulus Somalia
Kenya: Police foil major terror attack. Police chief SVBIED seized was set to be driven to Nairobi and would have killed hundreds of innocent civilians
Eight killed in Senegal military helicopter crash
Proposed no-confidence motion against the speaker of Parliament has "failed" to get enough support after 16 signatories reversed their decision leaving proponents with 91 signatures, 1 short of the required number - MPs.
Mali: MSA and GATIA indeed recovered a vehicle and arms amidst operations past days southwest of Ménaka, seized by ISGS from US Green Berets on October 4, 2017 in Tongo Tongo, Niger2 month ago
Mali: MSA and GATIA indeed recovered a vehicle and arms amidst operations past days southwest of Ménaka, seized by ISGS from US Green Berets on October 4, 2017 in Tongo Tongo, Niger
Sierra Leone set for March 27 presidential runoff after opposition leader Julius Maada Bio scores wafer-thin lead in first round
25 villagers killed by suspected herders in central Nigeria's Plateau state - latest deaths in a bout of violence linked to land, water and grazing rights
A 100+ Somali MPs signed up a motion of no-confidence in the speaker of Lower House of Parliament Mohamed Osman Jawari - multiple sources. MPs accused Jawari of impeding constitutional review process, power abuse and suppressing opinions of lawmakers; Jawari says move is illegal.
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 65km NNW of Khorixas, Namibia
Important: Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia will meet April 4-5 to discuss Renaissance Dam project. Meeting will include the Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Ministers of Irrigation, and the Heads of Intelligence for all 3 countries.
Photos: Pres @M_Farmaajo observes graduation of about 600 Darawish paramilitary forces. Mogadishu
2 month ago
Tuareg rebels claim recovery of US military vehicle in Niger ambush which killed 4 American
2 month ago
At least 30 dead in clashes in eastern DR Congo: officials
Police launch manhunt after three killed in Limpopo2 month ago
Police launch manhunt after three killed in Limpopo
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