Monday, December 11, 2017

Historic Bilateral Meeting with President El-SiSi

Ethiopia’s Commitment to State of Trust and Confidence The Ethiopian President Dr.Mulatu Teshome meets President Abdel Fatteh El SiSi of Egypt at the National President Palace...

Boko Haram renews attacks in Nigeria

Reports are coming in from Nigeria of dozens of people being killed in the town of Monguno, in the north-east near the border with...

Nigeria Army Working to Capture Boko Haram Leader Shekau Alive + Video

Troops fighting to wipe out Boko Haram from towns occupied by the terror group have been urged to capture the insurgent's leader, Abubakar Shekau...

Ethiopia: Countdown to power

The fifth national and regional council election is gathering momentum. The time to the decisive voting day is ticking fast. But the feeling about...

Kenya’s decision to close Dadaab refugee camps suspended

Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have welcomed Kenya's decision to reverse its position to close the Dadaab refugee camp this year and send back Somali refugees...

Made In Africa: Johannesburg Startup To Make First Smartphones In Africa

Johannesburg-based startup, Onyx Connect, is set to become the first firm in Africa to manufacture smartphones when its starts rolling out its phones in...

Boko Haram Just Lost Its Headquarters

As Nigerian soldiers search for missing girls, townspeople are fearful the jihadists won’t be gone for long. Ali Hassan should be happy to return to...

UN refunds Kenya $22 m for Somalia fight

The United Nations (UN) has eased Kenya’s cash crunch after refunding Ksh2.3 billion ($22.5 million) spent on fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia.The country's Treasury...

Dozens of Nigerian army officers fired over corruption

Nigeria is firing dozens of senior officers accused of corruption and the theft of billions of dollars meant to buy arms to fight the...

Kenyan politicians urge repatriation of Somalia refugees

Political leaders from the volatile Kenyan northeastern region on Saturday requested the government to repatriate Somalia refugees in the wake of terrorist attack at...

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Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...

Humanitarian data breaches: the real scandal is our collective inaction

Why it’s time for an independent investigatory body CAMBRIDGE, 8 December 2017: The news that a platform used by at least 11 major operational NGOs and...

South Yemen Will Regain Independence If It Follows These Six Steps

Independence is once again attainable for South Yemen so long as prospective peace talks result in a coalition-enforced “buffer zone” with North Yemen and...