French authorities have detained Kunti K. - a suspected former militant commander from Liberia's brutal civil war - and charged him with crimes against humanity

Map. History of Africa conflict

23 September 2018
The Kenyan government apologized after its police detained Chinese journalists and workers with legitimate licenses during a raid in Nairobi on Wednesday to flush out illegal foreign workers
Fire at the bank of Lisbon building in Johannesburg CBD reignites.
'Manager of Ethiopia's Nile dam project committed suicide', says police. Found dead in his car last July
African Union troops' armored personnel carrier targeted with roadside bomb explosion claimed by AlShabaab as an APC burned down
French authorities have detained Kunti K. - a suspected former militant commander from Liberia's brutal civil war - and charged him with crimes against humanity
2 week ago
US Navy signals reconnaissance Lockheed EP-3E Aries II
10 South Sudanese soldiers have been convicted of rape and murder committed during a raid on a hotel in Juba two years ago. A local journalist was killed and five foreign aid workers were gang raped when a group of 50 to 100 soldiers stormed a hotel
Historic moment between Djibouti and Eritrea as Foreign Ministers from the two neighbouring countries meet for the first time in many years. FMs of Somalia and Ethiopia arrived Djibouti along with Eritrea FM.
New ISR mission over Libya for this Blue Ridge Aviation ATR 42-300 operated for USAF and departed from Souda Bay AB2 week ago
New ISR mission over Libya for this Blue Ridge Aviation ATR 42-300 operated for USAF and departed from Souda Bay AB
Kenya arrests Chinese businessman after video of him making a string of racist remarks - including calling President Kenyatta a 'monkey' - is widely shared on social media
Kisumu governor Prof. Nyongo condemns the attack of journalist Barack Oduor and the gruesome murder of Rongo university student Sharon Atieno. Calls for speedy investigations and those behind the despicable acts be brought to book
Ethiopia reopens embassy in Eritrea in further warming of ties
The Chinese guy who hurled insults at Kenyans and the President has been escorted to JKIA for deportation.
Al Shabaab killed 6 people including 4 soldiers in Mogadishu, a day after the militants kidnapped over 60 elders in a central region. Militants drove up to a tuk-tuk vehicle carrying the soldiers in Karan and opened fire, killing all 4 of them Tuesday, police captain told Reuters
Al-Shabab militants abducted 61 clan elders after accusing them of resisting to pay 500 camels in compensation to a rival clan for the killing of 5 men. But the elders argue an Al-Shabab fighter murdered one of their own clansmen and the group is refusing to pay them blood money.
President @M_Farmaajo to arrive in Asmara later today for a tripartite Summit with President Isaias Afwerki and Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed
Somali regional leaders meeting in Kismayo, urged Federal govt to provide regional military soldiers with munitions rump up fighting against AlShabab.
You can still hear explosions from afar in Ain Zara. Tripoli Libya
Ambulances awaiting cease-fire in Tripoli before entering clash sites to help wounded Libya
Mohammed Hussein Aden, the key suspect allegedly involved in the attempted murder of former Garissa Finance Executive Idris Muktar was today arraigned at the Milimani Law Courts
Libya: At least 61 dead, 159 injured and 12 missing due to Tripoli clashes
South Africa is officially in recession - and the rand is back over 15 to the dollar. Weakest since early 2016.
Derna: Army controls large parts of Derna but extremists still in old city.
Libya: Death toll from Tripoli clashes increases to at least 50, with 138 wounded
2 week ago
Burkina Faso: Outcome of last night's attack in Gayéri, the gendarmerie riddled with bullets and two vehicles set ablaze
Algeria: Dzair Presse reported that 3 Algerian soldiers (including 2 officers) were killed and 4 others wounded amidst the operation in Sidi Bel Abbès
Tunisia- 2 TAF soldiers wounded in IED/mine explosion in Jabel Mghilla in Kasserine Governorate2 week ago
Tunisia- 2 TAF soldiers wounded in IED/mine explosion in Jabel Mghilla in Kasserine Governorate
Libya- Tripoli battles update: Rada force (SDF-Kara) deny prisoner escape from Mitiga (after 400 prisoners escaped from Ain Zara prison amidst fighting); 7th Brigade (al-Kani) announces control over entire Airport Road (leading to non-operational Tripoli International)
At least eight people killed in explosion at munition depot in Somerset West near Cape Town, South Africa.
Gaddafi supporters escape Libya prison in mass jail break
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