SECURITE | SECURITY

27-Dec-2019 to 23:05

Ethiopia Muslims threaten nationwide demos

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Islamic Affairs Supreme Council said it will call for nationwide demonstrations if the government fails to give proper and immediate responses to its demands in connection with the burning of mosques and business establishments in Mota town of Amhara state.

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27-Dec-2019 to 08:58

Rwanda: Two killed in separate road accidents on Christmas Eve

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — At least two people lost their lives on Christmas Eve in separate road accidents across the country, a Police statement said Friday in Kigali.

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27-Dec-2019 to 08:52

Rwanda to start issuing driving licenses for automatic vehicles

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda will start issuing driving licenses for automatic vehicles effective by January next year for public road testing, a senior official in the ministry of Infrastructure revealed Friday in Kigali.

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24-Dec-2019 to 10:48

Nigeria gunmen target ex-president's hometown

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Gunmen have been reported to have attacked the hometown of former President Goodluck Jonathan in Otuoke, Ogbia Local Government of Bayelsa, killed one soldier and wounding another.

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23-Dec-2019 to 12:32

French troops intervene in Sahel on states’ request - Macron

APA - Niamey (Niger) — The presence of French troops in the Sahel under the so-called Barkhane Operation happened on the "expressed request” of the leaders of the G5 Sahel states, President Emmanuel Macron has said.

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21-Dec-2019 to 16:09

Ecowas Summit: Buhari urges for regional security cooperation

APA - Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari held bilateral talks Saturday with many members of Economic Communities of West African States (ECOWAS), urging the 56th Ordinary Session of the bloc to focus on enduring security partnership to confront and defeat cross-border terrorism.

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21-Dec-2019 to 16:01

Abuja: ECOWAS ordinary session harps on tackling terrorism

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The 56th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of States and Government opened in Abuja on Saturday with President Mahammadou Issoufou of Niger calling on member states to be decisive in tackling terrorism.

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