In Burkina Faso, an attack on a mosque killed 16 people
In Cameroon, a world heritage site was attacked by government troops.
In Kenya, 10 General Service Units died on patrol when their vehicle hit an explosive devise.
In Nigeria, 45 people were killed by a wave of violent attacks, 13 were kidnapped
In Somalia seven people were wounded in a Al Shabaab attack on.
5 countries, 7 wounded people, 13 individuals kidnapped, 71 people killed and 1 heritage site blasted. It reads like a war bulletin and one wonders how much worse the situation will get.