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Army attack on market leaves 12 dead in Mali.

At least 12 civilians were killed in northern Mali in an attack on a market that also involved the shooting of a Malian soldier, military sources said on Sunday. The attack took place Saturday in the town of Boulekessi near the border with Burkina Faso. A military source from the …

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Ethiopian govt moves to apprehend killers of Dangote Cement CM.

Authorities in Ethiopia are investigating circumstances under which the country manager of Dangote cement was killed by unknown assailants on Wednesday. According to a statement the Command Post established to oversee the implementation of the State of Emergency, Deep Kamara was killed along with two other individuals in the afternoon …

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Bombs discovered in attackers’ den in South Africa

Police were called to the Imam Hussein mosque in the South African province of KwaZulu Natal after an explosive was discovered Sunday night on the premises, local media portals have reported. The mosque located in Durban is incidentally the same facility that was attacked last week with assailants slitting the …

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Somalia khat market explosion leaves 5 dead, 10 injured.

An explosion killed at least five people and wounded 10 on Wednesday in a market for the stimulant leaf khat in southern Somalia, police and residents said. The blast, whose cause was not immediately clear, occurred in the busy market in the town of Wanlaweyn in the Lower Shabelle region, …

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Gun battle leaves 2 dead, 10 injured in Central African Republic.

At least two people were killed and ten injured in shooting exchanges in the Central African Republic, Bangui, according to a hospital source. The incident the source said occured in the Muslim district of PK5. Several houses were also burned at PK5 and in the neighborhoods near Yakité, Castors and …

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15 lives lost in Central Africa Republic church gun attack.

At least 15 people including a priest were killed and scores wounded in Central African Republic’s capital Bangui on Tuesday when unidentified gunmen attacked a church, a morgue official and rights groups said. The attack occurred on the border of the predominantly Muslim PK 5 neighbourhood where 21 people were …

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