26-Feb-2019 to 13:08

Uganda voluntarily repatriates 57 M23 ex-rebels to DRC

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Ugandan government has on Tuesday afternoon handed over 57 former M23 combatants and ten dependants for immediate voluntarily repatriation to their native Democratic Republic of Congo.

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26-Feb-2019 to 11:41

Mozambique: 17 prison officers arrested for unlawfully releasing inmates

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The provincial attorney general's office in Mozambique’s Maputo province has ordered the arrest of 17 prison officers on charges of facilitating the unlawful release or escape of inmates serving sentences at Maputo jail, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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22-Feb-2019 to 10:28

Botswana’s ex-spy chief alleges attempt on his life

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former head of Botswana’s Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS), Isaac Kgosi on Friday made a sensational claim that there is a plan to assassinate him.

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20-Feb-2019 to 13:33

Nigerian fighter jets pound Boko Haram base

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Air Force confirms that it has decimated a Boko Haram camp and neutralised some of its fighters at a settlement called Arboko in the northeastern state of Borno.

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19-Feb-2019 to 17:03

Five Boko Haram suspects arrested in N’Djamena

APA-N’Djamena (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deye — The Chadian army say they have arrested five Boko Haram suspects in the capital N'Djamena.

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18-Feb-2019 to 15:35

Mnangagwa retires, reassigns army generals

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Monday retired four army generals and ordered that they be reassigned to the diplomatic service.

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16-Feb-2019 to 10:47

Ethiopian Maj.Gen. is new UNISFA force commander

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday appointed Major General Mehari Zewde of Ethiopia as force commander of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA).

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