17-Feb-2021 to 12:58

Tigray warlord warns "conflict will continue"

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The conflict between Ethiopian federal troops and fighters of the rebel Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) will continue in different fronts, one of the fugitive leaders of the movement has said.

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16-Feb-2021 to 18:07

Juba to mediate Ethiopia-Sudan border dispute

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Sudan and Ethiopia have welcomed South Sudan’s efforts to mediate their border dispute, with Addis Ababa asking the Juba team to prioritize neutrality during the talks.

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16-Feb-2021 to 13:09

Counterterrorism: Morocco wants more experience-sharing

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — In this interview with APA News, Habboub Cherkaoui, director of Morocco’s Central Bureau of Judicial Investigations (BCIJ), calls for strengthening inter-African cooperation to curb jihadism.

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15-Feb-2021 to 21:13

G5 Sahel: "Barkhane has become fraught with political risk"

APA - Paris (France) — As the G5 Sahel summit holds in the Chadian capital N'Djamena on 15 and 16 February 2021, APA News picks the brain of renowned political analyst, recognized expert on Sahel, journalist and writer Seidik Abba over the stakes.

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15-Feb-2021 to 13:09

N’Djamena: A G5 summit without France

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — A G5 Sahel summit opened in the Chadian capital N’Djamena on Monday, without the physical presence of the French president who is participating by videoconference.

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15-Feb-2021 to 12:28

Has Ecomig overstayed its Gambian welcome?

APA-Banuul (The Gambia) — Long before the mandate of the Ecowas Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG) was extended by West African regional leaders in January 2021, the debate has been on over whether its peacekeepers have overstayed their welcome.

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12-Feb-2021 to 20:02

Members of criminal gang surrender to Ethiopian forces

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — One hundred and twenty members of a criminal group blamed for the killing of over 1000 civilians in different districts of Ethiopia’s Benishangul- Gumuz region have surrendered to security forces.

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