SECURITE | SECURITY

27-Apr-2022 to 12:45

AU welcomes decision to deploy regional peacekeeping force in DRC

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union welcomed a recent decision of East African Leaders to deploy a regional peacekeeping force to unrest-hit parts of Democartic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

Read more

23-Apr-2022 to 10:36

AU optimistic on peaceful resolution of conflict in northern Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African Union Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace, and Security Bankole Adeoye, said he has a positive evaluation of Ethiopia’s effort for lasting peace – something the United States has been pushing for over a year now by calling for the cessation of hostility.

Read more

23-Apr-2022 to 10:33

Marrakech to host Anti-Daesh Coalition meeting

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The Global Coalition against Daesh will hold a meeting on May 11 in Marrakech, designed to strengthen the mobilization against this terrorist organization.

Read more

21-Apr-2022 to 13:14

Burkina gov’t denies negotiating with jihadists

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Burkinabe government says it backs dialogue at local level in committees but denies negotiating with jihadist groups.

Read more

14-Apr-2022 to 16:55

Mali: Suspected German “terrorists” released

APA - Bamako (Mali) — The three European nationals suspected of terrorism and arrested and by the Malian army have been released.

Read more

14-Apr-2022 to 16:52

Sahel: Think-tank advises dialogue with jihadists

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — A senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies in Africa (ISS Africa) in the West Africa office in charge of the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin, Hassan Kone explains to for APA News, the ins and outs of the dialogue his organization calls for between Sahelian countries’ governments and jihadist groups.

Read more

14-Apr-2022 to 10:42

S/Africa beefs up security ahead of Easter festivities

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula said he would on Thursday join law enforcement officials as they oversee the anticipated traffic influx on the country’s busy roads in anticipation of the Easter holiday festivities this weekend.

Read more