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28-Sep-2019 to 14:15

Ghana: Military, civilian coup suspects charged

APA-Accra (Ghana) — A military officer, Colonel Samuel Kojo Gameli and a civilian Gershon Akpa have been charged with unlawful possession of firearms by Kaneshi Magistrate Court in Accra on Friday, APA has learnt here on Saturday.

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28-Sep-2019 to 14:09

Libya: Africom kills 17 terrorists in airstrike

APA(Tripoli-Libya) — Libya’s United States Africa Command (Africom) said it killed 17 people from the ISIS terrorist group in southwest on Friday in an airstrike.

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27-Sep-2019 to 08:14

Ghana refugee camp breeding ground for criminals - Minister

APA-Cape Coast (Ghana) — Ghana's Central Regional Minister, Mr. Kwamena Duncan has pointed out that the Gomoa Budumburam Refugee Camp which hosts Liberians has become a dangerous breeding ground for criminals.

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27-Sep-2019 to 00:18

Sudan shuts borders with Libya, CAR

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan has said it is closing its land borders with Libya and Central African Republic to bolster its security after a recent spate of illegal car-smuggling into the country.

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25-Sep-2019 to 19:13

Burkinabe soldier, two assailants killed in ambush

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Two attackers were killed following an ambush in Loada, a town in north-central Burkina Faso (more than 100 km north of Ouagadougou), APA learned on Wednesday from the army one of whose soldiers died in the raid.

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25-Sep-2019 to 16:16

Attack targets gendarme outpost in western Cote d’Ivoire

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — A gendarmerie outpost in Guiglo, a town in western Cote d’Ivoire, was the target of an attack by unidentified gunmen on Tuesday evening armed individuals, APA can report quoting military sources.

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24-Sep-2019 to 13:16

S/Africa committed to peace, security in Africa – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa is committed to silencing the guns on the African continent by 2030, the country’s International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor has said.

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