George Weah sworn in as Liberian president, completing historic transition of power

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22 September 2018
Sudanese authorities release Reuters, AFP journalists
South Africa's ruling ANC party debating whether to order President Jacob Zuma to step down
Sudan frees AFP reporter Abu Idris Ali and a Reuters journalist who were arrested last week while covering protests
South Africa's ruling ANC confirms discussing Zuma exit
Update on Congo protests- at least 6 people shot dead and 57 wounded by authorities during anti Kabila protests this weekend
France condemns Congolese security forces after six killed
George Weah sworn in as Liberian president, completing historic transition of power
Congolese security forces kill three while dispersing anti-Kabila protest
Attack at police station in Ghana's capital Accra, at least an officer killed: reports
Armed men attacked a police station in Ghana's capital Accra, killing an officer, freeing unknown number of cell inmates: local media
Somali president sacks Mogadishu mayor, names replacement
US president briefed on ongoing Kabul Intercontinental Hotel attack: White House
Tunisia- clashes took place between militants and National Guard near Khmouda in Kasserine Governorate; reports state only militant casualties without further specifications
Heavy Clashes between SDF and Turkish Army at Ike Dam in Sharran Nahiyah
8 month ago
Two Americans, two Canadians freed after kidnapping in northern Nigeria's Kaduna - police spokesman
During the shutdown, the military continues. @CENTCOM's Gen. Votel expected to visit his region, as planned, while SecDef Mattis heads to Asia.
At least 12 Congolese soldiers have been killed in the eastern DemocraticRepublicofCongo, where the army is fighting Uganda-based rebels.
8 month ago
A US military official tells me that US Special Operations Forces participated in a Jan. 18 Somali-led raid on an al-Shabaab camp in the Middle Shabelle region that helped rescue approx. 30 Somali child conscripts. US forces were in an advisory role
ISIS claims Wednesday night ambush against soldiers in the village of Toumour in the Lake Chad region of Niger. The authorities quickly suspected Boko Haram of the attack, which killed at least four soldiers and killed a civilian.8 month ago
ISIS claims Wednesday night ambush against soldiers in the village of Toumour in the Lake Chad region of Niger. The authorities quickly suspected Boko Haram of the attack, which killed at least four soldiers and killed a civilian.
A plane carrying Somali prisoners from India has arrived at Mogadishu airport-witnesses
Plane carrying more than 40 Somalis released by India arrives at Mogadishu airport after negotiations between the two countries. They were part of 120 Somalis arrested by India navy after being suspected of involvement in piracy acts, some have served their jail terms.
US airstrike kills four Al Shabab militants near Kismaayo town on Thursday according to @USAfricaCommand
US airstrike targets alShabab near Kismayo Somalia, killing 4 militants per @USAfricaCommand. No civilians killed per officials8 month ago
US airstrike targets alShabab near Kismayo Somalia, killing 4 militants per @USAfricaCommand. No civilians killed per officials
US forces backed Somali commandos have destroyed an Al Shabab training camp in Lower Shabelle province, killing at least 10 militants
Libya- on its first day of Operation Desert Fury the LNA claims to have conducted airstrikes near Rabiana in Kufra targeting 15 vehicles of Chad|ian and Sudan|ese (JEM) rebel groups8 month ago
Libya- on its first day of "Operation Desert Fury" the LNA claims to have conducted airstrikes near Rabiana in Kufra targeting 15 vehicles of "Chad|ian and Sudan|ese (JEM) rebel groups"
Mombasa County commissioner Evans Achoki directs school heads to allow students to continue wearing their primary school uniforms, until their parents can buy them secondary school uniforms
Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU PF party fires from parliament 11 allies of Robert Mugabe in what critics say is a widening purge of officials who publicly supported the former leader and his wife
Sudanese authorities detain Reuters, AFP reporters in Khartoum
New Mexico Authorities say five people have died and one was seriously injured after a helicopter crashed in northern New Mexico, among the killed is key Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett.
NASA says swearing-in of Raila, Kalonzo to go on
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