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04-Jan-2021 to 16:52

Niger: Over hundred killed in Jihadist attach

APA - Niamey (Niger) — The attacks that occurred Saturday, the day of the announcement of the presidential election results were reportedly a revenge following the death of two scouts of armed groups, killed by self-defense committees.

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03-Jan-2021 to 09:12

Ethiopia: Ringleader of Mai-kadra massacre, several TPLF leaders killed

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Among those killed include, Colonel Yemane Gebremichael who was suspected ringleader of the massacre in Mai kadra in western Ethiopia where more than 1000 were killed in ethnically motivated attack a month ago, Brigadier General Tesfaye Ayalew, Head of the Defense Forces Operation Department said on Friday in a briefing.

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03-Jan-2021 to 01:42

Total withdraws staff from insurgency-hit Mozambique plant

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — French oil and gas major Total has withdrawn some of its staff from its gas project in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province following attacks in the area, the company announced on Saturday.

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01-Jan-2021 to 17:57

Several gunmen in western Ethiopia killed or surrendered-Military

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian army on Friday said several gunmen who allegedly massacred more than 200 civilians in Benishangul-Gumuz regional state of western Ethiopia have surrendered to security forces as many others were defeated.

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31-Dec-2020 to 14:23

Gunmen attack Ivorian toll highway station

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Thomasset tollbooth on the highway eastern Cote d’Ivoire was around 3 a.m on Thursday attacked by unidentified gunmen, a press statement from the General Directorate of the Road Maintenance Fund (FER) says.

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29-Dec-2020 to 17:31

Ethiopia: OLF-Shene rebel leader reportedly dead

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Leader of the rebellious Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) Kumsa Driba nick named ‘Jal Mero’ has been killed on Monday in Gidami district, Qelem Wellega Zone of western Ethiopia.

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28-Dec-2020 to 19:43

207 killed in latest Ethiopia massacre - Ombudsman

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The death toll from the latest massacre of civilians in the Bulun district of Metekel zone in Benishangul Gumuz region of western Ethiopia has reached 207, according to the office of the Ombudsman.

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