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    22-Sep-2017 to 17:24

    Homemade bombs rock Anglophone Cameroon

    APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — A night watchman was seriously injured on Thursday evening following the explosion of a homemade bomb in the playground of a teachers’ training school in Limbe Cameroon’s Southwest, according to sources.

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    22-Sep-2017 to 15:26

    East African leaders call for int’l support to AMISOM

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — East African leaders have called on the international community to support the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in all possible ways; to help the mission effectively discharge the responsibility of defeating Al-Shabaab in Somalia, reports said on Friday.

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    20-Sep-2017 to 17:50

    Shells fall on MINUSMA barracks in Mali

    APA-Bamako (Mali) — Several shells fell early Wednesday on the MINUSMA barracks and a camp due to house the joint patrols in Kidal in the north of Mali, according to a report confirmed by the MP for Kidal constituency, Ahmoudene Ag Iknass.

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    20-Sep-2017 to 16:19

    CAR: Trained youths want absorbption into army

    APA-Bangui (CAR) — More than 400 youths trained as soldiers during the transitional period in 2013 Wednesday stormed the Ministry of Defence in Bangui to demand their recruitment into the national army.

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    19-Sep-2017 to 18:28

    Ex rebels reintegrated into CAR army

    APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) — Sixty ex-combatants who laid down their arms under the Disarmament, Demobilization, Reintegration and Repatriation (DDRR) pilot scheme have been integrated into the Central African Republic Armed Forces (FACA).

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    17-Sep-2017 to 11:56

    Nigeria: Senate poised for crisis meeting over secessionist agitation

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Members of the Nigerian Senate will meet with security chiefs to deal with the violent agitation for secession in the southeast of the country.

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    16-Sep-2017 to 12:50

    Gambia decorates ECOMIG peacekeepers

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia government has decorated with national honours personnel of the Ecowas military mission helping to keep the peace in the country.

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