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    19-Jan-2018 to 20:29

    South Sudan: 28 aid workers killed last year - UN

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — At least 28 aid workers were killed in South Sudan in 2017 alone, according to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs on Friday.

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    18-Jan-2018 to 21:27

    Gambia keeps tabs on border after Casamance carnage

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia has intensified security checks along its common border with southern Senegal, following the massacre of 14 people in the woodlands of Casamance earlier this month.

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    16-Jan-2018 to 19:12

    Mozambique: Separate attacks claim seven lives

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The spokesman of the Mozambican police, Inacio Dina has confirmed the death of seven people after gunmen clashed with police in separate incidents across the country between Saturday and Monday.

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    16-Jan-2018 to 14:04

    Boko Haram attack kills 4 people in Cameroon’s Far North

    APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Four civilians were killed Monday night in the Cameroonian town of Roum (Far North), in an attack attributed to Boko Haram, security sources told APA.

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    16-Jan-2018 to 13:00

    Tanzania and Mozambique ink MoU on security cooperation

    APA- Dar es Salaam-Tanzania — Tanzanian and Mozambican police forces have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at building cooperation to curb terrorism, drugs trafficking and other cross-border crimes in East Africa and neighbouring countries.

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    15-Jan-2018 to 18:57

    Brazzaville: UN backs rehab for ex-Ninja combatants

    APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Central Africa, François Lounceny Fall has assured Congolese President Denis Sassou of the organization’s unstinted support to rehabilitate ex-ninjas led by Frédéric Bintsamou (Ntumi).

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    15-Jan-2018 to 15:11

    Regional security chiefs meet Museveni over ADF rebels

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has met the chiefs of defence forces and chiefs of military intelligence of the partner states in the East African Region, to review the status of security, as well as draw up strategies to defeat terrorism, particularly the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF).

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