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23-Apr-2020 to 11:32

Kenya: Rights group condemn police brutality while enforcing curfew

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — At least six people died from police violence during the first 10 days of Kenya’s dusk-to-dawn curfew, imposed on March 27 to contain the spread of Covid-19, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Wednesday.

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10-Apr-2020 to 12:58

Chad says 11,000 Boko Haram fighters, 52 soldiers died in fierce battle

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Chad’s Army Operation dubbed “Anger of Boma” that was launched at the end of March against the terrorist sect Boko Haram in the islands of Lake Chad ended yesterday with 52 Chadian soldiers killed and a thousand terrorists neutralized, the Army said.

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06-Apr-2020 to 12:02

Cameroon: Boko Haram kills dozen in twin attack

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — A dozen people were killed Sunday night in the Far North region of Cameroon after a twin suicide bombing blamed on the Islamist sect Boko Haram, according to local sources contacted by phone by APA.

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03-Apr-2020 to 14:51

Mali insurgents free opposition leader's allies

APA-Bamako (Mali) — Five companions of opposition leader Soumaïla Cissé have been freed on Thursday evening by their captors, APA can report.

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02-Apr-2020 to 13:28

Military Ombudsman to assist public in complaints against S/African troops

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africans with complaints against soldiers patrolling their neighbourhoods should take their grievances to the South African Office of the Military Ombudsman for attention, APA learnt on Thursday.

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30-Mar-2020 to 16:45

NDjaména launches fresh operation against Boko Haram

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — The Chadian army on Monday launched a military operation dubbed “Colère de Boma” against Boko Haram insurgents on the islands of Lake Chad.

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27-Mar-2020 to 16:55

UN calls on Cameroonian separatists for cease-fire

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — The Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, has urged secessionist armed groups in the Cameroonian regions of the North West and South West to follow the example of the Defense Forces of Southern Cameroon (Socadef), which have agreed to a temporary unilateral and provisional ceasefire in order to facilitate the fight against the coronavirus.

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