18-Jan-2020 to 14:44

Ethiopia foils planned attack on religious festivity

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) said it has foiled a planned attack on Ethiopian Epiphany (Timket) celebration, annual religious festivity that Ethiopian Orthodox Christians celebrate on January 20.

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15-Jan-2020 to 23:46

Khartoum: Five killed in clashes with pro-Bashir unit

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — At least five people were on Tuesday confirmed dead and four others injured after clashes between Sudan's regular forces and former operatives of the national intellgence agency which is still linked to ousted president Omar al-Bashir.

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15-Jan-2020 to 16:42

No pride in Pau Summit on Sahel - Observer

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Journalist, influential civil rights activist and keen observer of current events in the Sahel, Moussa Tchangari, the Secretary General of the Nigerien association dubbed Alternative, gives to APA, a bird's-eye view of Monday's summit in Pau, France, which brought together the French president and his peers of the G5 Sahel countries.

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15-Jan-2020 to 10:06

US pledges continued support to Kenya in fight against terror

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The United States government on Wednesday pledged to continue Kenya fighting terrorism as the country marks the first commemoration of the 2019 attack at Dusitd2, in upmarket Nairobi where 21 people were killed by al-Shabaab militants.

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14-Jan-2020 to 14:26

2019, a chastening year for Sahel armies

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Armies of the G5 Sahel nations, whose leaders met on Monday and Tuesday in Pau south-west of France have had a chastening past, incurring heavy casualties from attacks since the beginning of 2019.

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13-Jan-2020 to 11:43

Three Kenya teachers killed by suspected al-Shabaab militants

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Suspected al-Shabaab militants have killed three teachers in a daring dawn raid in Garissa, northern Kenya on Monday.

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13-Jan-2020 to 10:55

Niger: 89 soldiers killed in Chinagoder attack

APA - Niamey (Niger) — Niger’s government confirms a new report on the attack on Chinagoder’s advanced military post on January 9 indicates that 89 soldiers.

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