Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Garissa Update: 15 dead, hostages taken

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=na9lglfGpzg Kenya: Hostage Crisis in Garissa University Campus As Gunmen Open Fire - Kenya Garissa students 'taken hostage' by al-Shabab. Al-Shabaab storms Garissa University College in...

UPDATE: Kenya’s Garissa University College Attacked by Masked Gunman

At least two people were killed and 30 others injured after armed attackers stormed a college in Kenya on Thursday, officials said. Masked gunmen...

Soldiers killed in attacks in Egypt’s Sinai

At least five soldiers and more than a dozen gunmen killed in twin-ambush in northern Sinai, police sources say.Two ambushes by armed men in...

Garissa University College attacked by gunmen

Heavy gunfire has been reported inside Garissa University College after an attack by unknown gunmen. The gunmen are said to have attacked the institution around...

Nigeria’s Buhari says to ‘spare no effort’ in squashing Boko Haram

A day after becoming the first politician in Nigerian history to succeed a sitting leader by ballot, president-elect Muhammadu Buhari promised yesterday to “spare...

Ethiopia – a land where coffee meets tradition

As He tended to his goats one afternoon in the Ethiopian highlands some 12 centuries ago, a herder named Kaldi noticed that his bleating...

COMESA member states urged to consolidate free trade area

Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has urged its member states to continue consolidating free trade area across the region, reports said...

US lifts arms embargo on Egypt

Supply of military equipment to Egypt resumes after it was frozen when the military took power in Cairo two years ago. The United States has...

Buhari wins in Nigeria, defeating Goodluck Jonathan

Amid anger over an Islamist insurgency that has claimed thousands of lives, Nigerians returned a 72-year-old former military dictator to power Tuesday in the...

Nigeria election: Goodluck, Buhari Profiles

 Jonathan, profile of a president As his name suggests, Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has a habit of being in the right place at the right...

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As Puntland inches nearer to the December presidential 'elections', security issues seem to be dominating attention more than should be the case in similar circumstances. Not...

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Leaders of Somalia’s regional states did not turn up to a meeting with the country’s president which was scheduled to take place in the...