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Violence and instability

CAMEROON: These are the numbers of the conflict between Anglophone and Francophone Cameroonians : “3000 deaths, 50 000 refugees and 500 000 internally…

Deadly attacks

In Burkina Faso, an attack on a mosque killed 16 people In Cameroon, a world heritage site was attacked by…

News from Africa: the good, the bad and the ugly

News from Africa can only be described by using the title of one of Sergio Leone’s best known movies. Some…

Battle rages after Mogadishu hotel attack, death toll nears 30

” Heavy gunfire rang out across central Mogadishu on Friday as Somali special forces battled to dislodge insurgents holed up…

AMISOM Unveils Plan to Flush al-Shabab From Somalia Hideouts

“Top military commanders of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Saturday that they had agreed to launch new,…

Somali Govt Denies Selling Any Kenyan Oil Blocks

“Somalia says it has not auctioned any oil blocks in a disputed section of the Indian Ocean, contrary to claims…

Kenya denies expelling Somali envoy

“Kenya has denied expelling the Somalia ambassador and recalling its envoy to Mogadishu over a simmering marine territorial dispute.” https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/ea/Kenya-denies-expelling-Somali-envoy/4552908-4986524-5b25fpz/index.html…

Somalia: Expelled Ambassador Arrives in Mogadishu

“Somali ambassador to Kenya Mohamoud Ahmed Nur alias Tarzan arrived at Mogadishu’s Aden Abdulle International Airport early Sunday, media reported.”…

Kenya: Corruption aids terrorism

Corruption helps terrorism becaue “Kenya police officers have allowed jihadists to shuttle “with little interference” between Kenya and Somalia “facilitated…

SOAS Somali Diaspora Conference: Challenges & Opportunities in UK

15th February 1:00 PM- 9:00 PM At SOAS, London The Somali Diaspora is one of the largest black and ethnic…

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