WH says Pres Trump accepted credentials today from new Ambassadors to the US from: Ethiopia, Kiribati, Ecuador, The Gambia, Argentina, Lebanon, Guinea

Map. History of Africa conflict

22 February 2018
Reports that a vehicle carrying Somali soldiers was the target of the blast,One civilian wounded-residents
Roadside explosion took place near Ex-Digfer hospital in Mogadishu's Hodan district- Sources
WH says Pres Trump accepted credentials today from new Ambassadors to the US from: Ethiopia, Kiribati, Ecuador, The Gambia, Argentina, Lebanon, Guinea
List of newly appointed ambassadors at @WhiteHouse today.
Egypt presidential hopeful Khalid Ali withdraws from race
4 week ago
Explosion reported near Ex control Bal'ad just outside of Mogadishu- Witnesses says
Zimbabwe elections expected before July - President Mnangagwa in Davos
Japan announces plan for building naval capacities in the Indian Ocean; Djibouti, Sri Lanka 1st recipients of security assistance; Tokyo to team up with New Delhi in regional capacity building initiative
A source close to the spokesman says the reports that Mr. Halane was put under house arrest in Mogadishu was false
Reports that former Mogadishu mayor spokesman Abdifatah Halane has been placed under house arrest in Mogadishu for unknown reason
Somalia lures defectors in new push against insurgents
4 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 45km WSW of Palaiochora, Greece
McMaster, back at @WhiteHouse briefing room lectern, says @POTUS wants relations with African countries to benefit both them and the US.
4 week ago
At least 4 soldiers killed in bomb attack on military vehicle outside Mogadishu - Media reports
Campaign candidate Khaled Ali denies his withdrawal from the Egyptian presidential elections
Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar applies to withdraw his petition against Governor Joho's win; alleges partiality of the judge, Justice Lydia Achode.
U.N. says Congo forces targeted its officials during deadly protests
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