just now

    • Nigeria beat Seychelles 3-1 in AFCON qualifying match

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Friday defeated the Pirates of Seychelles 3-1 in their final match of Group E for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.

    • Kenya LGBTs win landmark court ruling

      APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Court of Appeal on Friday in Nairobi handed a major win to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community after it upheld the registration of the National Gay...

    • Qatar, Rwanda vow closer ties

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The visiting Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, on Friday held talks with Rwanda's Prime Minister, Edouard Ngi...


    22-Mar-2019 to 13:08

    Cameroon secessionists free 20 kidnapped students

    APA - Douala (Cameroon) — Twenty students from the University of Buea, southwestern Cameroon, were released after spending 48 hours in captivity in the hands of secessionist rebels, security sources told APA on Friday.

    Read more

    21-Mar-2019 to 23:10

    Juba: Clashes inside UN camp, 12 injured

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — At least twelve people have been injured and five houses burnt down following a skirmish between peacekeepers and displaced civilians at the UN protection site in Juba, South Sudan, anonymous sources have said.

    Read more

    21-Mar-2019 to 19:23

    Chad military chopper missing

    APA-Ndjamena (Chad) — A spokesman of the military in Chad, Colonel Azzaim has confirmed the disappearance of a helicopter belonging to the Chadian National Army (ANT).

    Read more

    21-Mar-2019 to 15:31

    197 Nigerian troops trained for Gambia mission

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Army has trainied 197 soldiers and officers ahead of their deployment to The Gambia for a peacekeeping mission, a statement from the military disclosed on Thursday.

    Read more

    20-Mar-2019 to 16:59

    Botswana mulls army peacekeeping role abroad

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi said Wednesday that he is considering sending troops on peacekeeping missions in the region.

    Read more

    18-Mar-2019 to 19:00

    Mali: 23 soldiers die in weekend raid

    APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — Twenty-three Malian soldiers were killed in an attack targeting their camp in Dioura in the middle of the country on Sunday central, APA learned Monday from the military.

    Read more

    18-Mar-2019 to 15:38

    Mali: Deserting army colonel accused of plotting weekend attack

    APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — The Malian army has accused Colonel Ba Ag Moussa, of being behind last weekend’s attack in Dioura, in the centre of the country.

    Read more