SECURITE | SECURITY

11-Jul-2019 to 20:34

Togo vows to crush robbers of bank clients

APA-Lomé (Togo) By Nephthali Messanh Ledy — Togo’s Security Minister, Gal Yark Damehame has expressed concern about the frequent attacks on bank clients, prompting the state to hold talks with finance houses in the country in a bid to ensure the safety and security of those who go there for transactions.

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10-Jul-2019 to 15:03

African countries urged to adopt strategies to counter violent extremism

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday said African countries need to have strong strategies to deal with violent extremism but must also engage capabilities to disengage, rehabilitate and reintegrate those who reject terrorist ideologies.

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09-Jul-2019 to 13:48

Ethiopia: Deadly ethnic skirmshes lead to 14 arrests

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian police are detaining fourteen people allegedly involved in the deaths of eight people killed during inter-ethnic conflict in the western regional state of Benishangul-Gumuz.

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04-Jul-2019 to 09:33

Bissau: Ecowas troops' stay extended to 2020

APA - Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has extended the duration of its task force in Guinea-Bissau until March 2020, APA has learnt.

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27-Jun-2019 to 14:33

Policeman killed in Tunis twin attacks

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — A Tunisian policeman died and several of his colleagues were wounded in two suicide bombings against the police on Thursday on the main avenue of Tunis, media sources told APA.

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24-Jun-2019 to 13:16

Mozambique, Egypt to strengthen security cooperation

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique and Egypt have agreed to step up cooperation in the area of defence and security as the two countries seek to consummate an agreement signed in 2007, APA learnt here on Monday.

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20-Jun-2019 to 13:05

Botswana army bans Khama from using its facilities

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) has written to former president Ian Khama barring him from using some of the army’s facilities, a senior official said on Thursday.

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