03-Nov-2022 to 01:59

Ethiopia, Tigray forces agree to end hostilities in AU-brokered deal

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The Ethiopian government and rebels from the country’s northern Tigray region have agreed to a permanent cessation of hostilities in conflict that has killed thousands and displaced several other since 2020.

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02-Nov-2022 to 09:37

Over 1600 cyber attacks thwarted in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Information Network Security Agencyc (INSA) said it has thwarted more than 1600 cyber attacks during the first quarter of the current Ethiopian fiscal year which began on July 8. 2022.

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01-Nov-2022 to 11:49

Mozambique: 90 Islamist jihadists surrender after pardon

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Close to 90 jihardists have surrendered to Mozambican authorities since September when President Filipe Nyusi announced a pardon for Islamic State-linked militants waging a terror campaign in the northern Cabo Delgado province.

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31-Oct-2022 to 14:00

Turf war: Mali jihadists fighting other insurgents

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Mali's armed Islamist groups are locked in a bitter turf war against other jihadist insurgents, culminating in fierce skirmishes in the eastern region of Menaka in recent days.

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31-Oct-2022 to 09:10

South Africa appoints new spy chief

APA -Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Imtiaz Fazel as the country’s new Inspector General of Intelligence to start his five-year term of duty on Tuesday, the presidency announced on Monday.

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31-Oct-2022 to 08:37

DRC situation: Kagame holds phone convo with Guterres

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres have held a phone conversation over current security situation in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) where M23 rebels are bearing down on key cities in the region.

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30-Oct-2022 to 13:20

Casualties from Mogadishu twin blasts top 100

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The number of casualties from Saturday's twin bomb blasts in the Somali capital Mogadishu has been put at over 100, APA can report on Sunday.

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