SECURITE | SECURITY

04-Jan-2022 to 11:05

SADC convenes emergency summit on Mozambique security situation

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) will on Friday hold a virtual Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government to review progress and mandate of the SADC Mission in Mozambique (SAMIM).

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31-Dec-2021 to 18:36

CAR mine blast injures three Tanzanian peacekeepers

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) — Three Tanzanian peacekeepers were injured after their vehicle drove over an unidentified explosive device in the Mambéré-Kadéï prefecture 266 kilometres west of the Central African Republic's capital Bangui.

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31-Dec-2021 to 18:18

Sudan: UN condemns looting of humanitarian aid

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Food and equipment storage sites in El Fasher, in the Sudanese region of Darfur, have been attacked and looted by armed groups active in the area.

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30-Dec-2021 to 11:25

Bomb scare at Ghana's main int'l airport

APA-Accra (Ghana) — There was a bomb scare at Ghana's Kotoka International Airport where security operatives were called to deal with an unattended bag at the arrival hall of Terminal 3, the local press reported on Thursday.

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28-Dec-2021 to 13:08

CAR peacekeepers chase out militia from southern town

APA - Bangui (Central African Republic) — UN peacekeepers have forced militiamen of the Unity for Peace in the Central African Republic (UPC) out of the southern town of Boyo, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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24-Dec-2021 to 10:44

UN extends Somalia peacekeeping mandate

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations Security Council has extended the mandate of the hybrid African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) by three months to help the horn of African nation deal with the al-Shabaab insurgency raging in the country since 2010.

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23-Dec-2021 to 13:03

Remains of S/African soldier repatriated from Mozambique – SANDF

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African National Defence Force has announced that the remains of Tebogo Edwin Radebe, who died after an attack by insurgents in Mozambique, would arrive home through the Air Force Base in Waterkloof in Pretoria on Thursday.

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