18-Feb-2019 to 15:35

Mnangagwa retires, reassigns army generals

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Monday retired four army generals and ordered that they be reassigned to the diplomatic service.

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16-Feb-2019 to 10:47

Ethiopian Maj.Gen. is new UNISFA force commander

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday appointed Major General Mehari Zewde of Ethiopia as force commander of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA).

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16-Feb-2019 to 10:21

Ethiopia, Kenya poised to tackle border skirmishes

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and Kenya through their joint border commission have agreed to establish a peace committee to resolve issues that could disturb peace and security of residents in border areas, the Foreign Affairs ministry in Addis Ababa disclosed on Saturday in a statement.

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15-Feb-2019 to 18:07

Two Burkina soldiers killed in booby trap

APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) By Alban Kini — Two Burkinabe soldiers, including a doctor, were killed by a booby trap on Thursday in Djibo, Soum Province, in the Sahel region.

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14-Feb-2019 to 18:21

Opposition sounds alarm bells over Mali security crisis

APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — Mali’s opposition Party for National Revival (PARENA) has sounded alarm bells over the crisis in the center of the country.

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12-Feb-2019 to 17:36

CAR: Retired soldiers' wage protest into second day

APA-Bangui (CAR) By Pierre Koutoukpe — A protest by former members of the Central African Republic army (FACA) over unpaid wages entered its second day on Tuesday.

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12-Feb-2019 to 06:36

International drug syndicates targeting Botswana schools – Police

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — International drug dealers are targeting school children in Botswana as the use of illicit drugs spirals out of control, a senior law enforcement officer said Monday in the capital Gaborone.

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