Sunday, August 19, 2018

Djibouti: Police look On as Ethiopians are Killed., Businesses Vandalized

Witnesses in Djibouti say six people of Ethiopian origin have been killed in alleged revenge attacks over the past three days. The witnesses said the...

Aid Worker Killings Rise, Fueled by Conflict in South Sudan, Syria

Nearly 140 aid workers were killed last year, a 23 percent rise on 2016, according to data released Monday that showed South Sudan was...

Ethiopia: Paramilitaries ‘kill at least 40’ in Oromia region

Officials say paramilitary forces from the Somali region carried out cross-border attacks in Oromia's East Hararghe. At least 40 people were killed by paramilitary forces...
Hormud Somalia

Somalia: Kenyan Forces Destroy Hormud Telecom, Kill Guards and Personnel Again

The KDF is accused of burning the sixth Hormud Telcom depot along the Kenya-Somalia border Kenyan troops have allegedly destroyed Hormud Telecom branch-building after crossing...

3 die as Al-Shabaab targets Mandera border wall workers

Three people have been killed and one seriously injured after their vehicle ran over an improvised explosive device in Mandera. Mandera South Deputy County Commissioner...
Kenya Plastic Bags

Kenya: How ban on plastic bags inspired innovators to create eco-friendly alternatives

Nearly one year since Kenya imposed a plastic bags ban, the country’s streets are cleaner, waterways are clearer and plastic bags are slowly becoming...

Fire is ablaze everywhere in Ethiopia while Mr Abiy is roaming outside

 Once upon a time a bird tried to help to do something good for her mother by offering to transport the...

Will South Sudan peace deal hold?

Will the second South Sudan peace agreement hold? That is the question most observers are asking, as the key partners appear to have been forced...
Somalia: Amisom

AU to intensify on-field operational training to Somalia army

Securing the Mogadishu-Johwar supply route was an urgent assignment that Commander Owoyesigire gave the troops. The commander of African Union Mission in Somalia, Lt. Gen....
Somalia: Joint operations

AMISOM boss orders compulsory joint operations with Somali army

Somali Security forces backed by African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have revived Joint Operations Center in an on-going effort to enhance the general...

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Torpedoing Africa, and then complaining about ‘migration’

European countries are still shaping the lives of millions of Africans, determining both their present and future. Out of the 67 coups in 26 African...

Zakia Hussein: Somalia’s First General and Deputy Police Commander

Somali President Abdullahi ‘Farmajo’ Mohamed, has appointed Zakia Hussein to the position of general and deputy chief of the Somali Police Force. Zakia becomes the first...

Chief Guterres Says UN Budget Is In Deficit, Warns of Consequences

Letter sent to member states by António Guterres reveals $139m deficit in core budget António Guterres, the UN secretary general, has warned that the organisation...