Thousands march in Madagascar in protest at new election laws

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16 August 2018
@DeptofDefense investigation into Niger raid that left 4 special forces troops dead is complete - Pentagon in process of briefing the families of the fallen soldiers, says Col Rob Manning. Some families have already been briefed
Somali military officials say they've "detained" number of soldiers who attacked, tried to remove military items from military training centre formerly run by the UAE; it comes three days after Govt took-over the facility from UAE officials
Deaths feared as UAE-trained soldiers and other forces clashed over a dispute of looting weapons from Gordon base in Mogadishu - Radio Shabelle reports
Members of UAE-trained Somali forces exchange gunfire with another unit from the national army after a "dispute" in the formerly UAE-run centre: Sources
Thousands march in Madagascar in protest at new election laws
US building drone base in Niger to fight growing threat of extremists in Africa's Sahel region
Heavy bursts of gunfire heard near UAE military training base in Mogadishu
@obretix: Wagner PMC camp made up of two rows of tents at the ruined palace of Jean-Bédel Bokassa in CAR  (satellite image 4 Apr 2018)3 month ago
@obretix: Wagner PMC camp made up of two rows of tents at the ruined palace of Jean-Bédel Bokassa in CAR (satellite image 4 Apr 2018)
A Govt soldier and a civilian were killed after militants hurled hand grenades at a newly erected security checkpoint in Hamar Jadid neighbourhood of Mogadishu tonight, residents. Somalia
Somali Finance Minister @DrBeileh say Govt "deeply worried" about violations into its territorial integrity and says other countries are taking advantage of the country's weakness
Mali: JNIM claimed the multi-pronged attack against Barkhane and MINUSMA forces at the Super Camp in Timbuktu on April 14, says in revenge for the killings of Said Haydara al-Maghribi, Ayman Abu Abdallah Ahmad al-Shinqiti + group of students and Qutayba al-Ansari
Violent protests bring South Africa's president home from London and lead Botswana to close part of the border
Zimbabwe parliament summons Mugabe on May 9: lawmaker
3 month ago
Britain says would strongly support Zimbabwe's re-entry to Commonwealth
3 month ago
Chief of Staff of the army of South Sudan has died
3 month ago
Africa's last absolute monarch announces country is being renamed. Swaziland, east of South Africa, to be called Kingdom of eSwatini, original name before being colonized by Britain. Gained independence 50 year ago.
Sudanese News Agency: Bashir decided to dismiss Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour
Pentagon: Mattis has completed his review of Niger investigation into deaths of 4 U.S. Army soldiers by ISIS-affiliated fighters in October, spox says
Leader of the main Somaliland opposition party Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi Irro describes Berbera port and military base agreements with UAE as "illegal" accusing Pres @musebiihi of "lying" to the public about the agreement.
Leader of the main Somaliland opposition party Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi Irro describes Berbera port and military base agreements with UAE as illegal accusing Pres @musebiihi of lying to the public about the agreement.
3 month ago
Nigerian police recover stolen parliamentary mace
3 month ago
Report: EU gave asylum to more than half a million refugees in 2017
Ethiopia's new prime minister names new cabinet
3 month ago
Top diplomats of South Korea, Tunisia to discuss cooperation in various areas
Migration route data from @DTM_IOM @UNmigration in current MSCreport4 month ago
Migration route data from @DTM_IOM @UNmigration in current MSCreport
Libya- Motorcade of LNA's Chief of Staff Abdul Razek al-Nadori reportedly targeted by VBIED as it was passing through Sidi Khalifah, just north of Benghazi. Initial reports indicate that Nadori survived the attack.
Four soldiers killed and scores injured in ambush attack by AlShabaab near Balcad town, some 31km north of Mogadishu - Witness
At least four Govt soldiers killed some injured in Wednesday's Al-Shabab ambush near the town of Bal'ad, local sources
Several Govt soldiers killed in new Al-Shabab ambush near Bal'ad town, witness. Militants have reportedly hit a military vehicle with an RPG leading to gunfight. Attack took place just outside the village of Il-baq about 40km north Mogadishu
At least three intruders storm Nigeria's senate and snatch ceremonial mace - @Reuters witness
Tunisian Guardsmen in Kasserine have arrested 4 Syrian refugees for clandestinely crossing into the country from Algeria. Since September 2017, 22 groups of Syrian refugees, 203 people, have been arrested for illegal entry in Kasserine and Gafsa.
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