07-Feb-2019 to 18:53

Washington scales back military aid to Cameroon

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — Washington has announced it is scaling back its military aid to Cameroon, over allegations of human rights abuses by government troops, diplomatic sources in Yaoundé told APA on Thursday.

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07-Feb-2019 to 18:12

Kenya joins global anti-terror coalition

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya was Wednesday officially welcomed into the 79-member Global Coalition Against ISIS at a conference of Foreign Ministers in Washington, DC hosted by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and attended by President Donald Trump.

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06-Feb-2019 to 20:05

French warship arrives in Mozambique

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A French warship has docked at the Maputo harbour in Mozambique for a four-day stopover, APA can report on Wednesday.

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06-Feb-2019 to 15:28

Cameroon ‘secessionists’ torch bilingual school

APA-Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — Suspected secessionists of the northwest and southwestern English-speaking regions have set fire to the Zavion Bilingual High School in Babadjou District, Bambutos Department, APA learned on Wednesday.

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05-Feb-2019 to 22:09

Burkina army claims 146 militants ‘neutralized’

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) By Alban Kini — The Burkinabe Defence and Security Forces (FDS) has claimed that 146 militants suspected over the killing of 14 civilians in Kain, a locality in the northern region have been neutralized.

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05-Feb-2019 to 16:00

Eighteen inmates escape after CAR jail breakout

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpe — Eighteen inmates are now known to have escaped from the Mbaïki prison, 110 km southwest of the Central African Republic capital Bangui.

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05-Feb-2019 to 15:46

Rwandan PM praises Interpol’s Africa role

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente on Tuesday praised Interpol for what he called its outstanding role in addressing common and emerging international crimes linked to his country and the rest of Africa.

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