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16-Sep-2021 to 17:41

Islamic State leader in Great Sahara dies

APA-Bamako (Mali) — President Emmanuel Macron confirmed on Thursday the death of Adnan Abu Walid Al-Sahrawi considered responsible for most of the jihadist attacks in the tri-border area straddling Mali, Niger and Burkina.

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15-Sep-2021 to 11:06

Is ISWAP's Al-Bernawi dead?

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The feared leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) Abu Musab Al-Barnawi is dead, apparently killed during a gun battle in Borno State, if the latest reports are anything to go by.

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14-Sep-2021 to 16:18

Daesh-affiliated cell in Morocco dismantled

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Moroccan security services, on Tuesday morning, dismantled a terrorist cell affiliated to Daech.

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13-Sep-2021 to 23:31

Burkina Faso: 275,000 people forced to flee violence

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), in a press release received by APA on Monday, sounded the alarm and pointed to the increase in violence and the “slow and insufficient humanitarian response” to explain the resurgence of IDPs.

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13-Sep-2021 to 18:03

Niger: Amnesty International warns against growing violence

APA-Niamey (Niger) — A report by Amnesty International listed series of abuses committed from January 1 to July 29, 2021 in southwestern Niger.

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13-Sep-2021 to 13:27

Niger: 544 killed in Tillaberi violence

APA - Niamey (Niger) — Amnesty International (AI) has announced that these abuses had been committed from January 1 to 29 July 2021 in this southwestern region of Niger.

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13-Sep-2021 to 09:28

Burkina Faso: 275,000 "flee new surge in violence"

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — A slow and insufficient humanitarian response is forcing people to choose between violence or hunger, the Norwegian Refugee Council has warned.

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