SECURITE | SECURITY

06-Oct-2022 to 13:33

Mali moves to militarize police, civil defense

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Mali’s transitional government has passed a bill to militarize the National Police and Civil Protection. On Wednesday, October 5, the Malian transitional government took a major decision.

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06-Oct-2022 to 13:17

ECOWAS “must get involved in securing” Burkina-Analyst

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina) — In an interview with APA, Ibrahima Kane, a Program Officer at the NGO OSIWA specializing in regional issues, deciphers the political and security prospects for the new junta in Burkina Faso in the face of ECOWAS, which is urging it to respect the duration of the transition.

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05-Oct-2022 to 18:39

IS claims attack on DRC's Butembo

APA-Kinshasa (DRC) — More than ten people, mainly children, were injured in the attack that took place in the evening of Monday 3 October.

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05-Oct-2022 to 13:56

Djibo: Blockaded by jihadists, facing acute famine

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Eight children perished from malnutrition in the Burkinabe town of Djibo, which is under a blockade by jihadist elements, civil society organizations have said.

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05-Oct-2022 to 07:44

Moz jihadist violence displaced some 1m – UN

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Nearly one million people have been displaced from their homes since jihadist violence started in northern Mozambique five years ago, the UN refugee agency UNHCR reported.

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04-Oct-2022 to 15:52

Burkina: Death toll from Gaskindé attack rises

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — While the deposed government has announced the death toll of soldiers killed during the Gaskindé attack on 26 September at 11, the army is preparing the funeral and burial of 27 of them, scheduled for Friday, 7 October 2022.

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04-Oct-2022 to 14:25

Shabaab claims deadly attacks in central Somalia

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — At least 20 people some of them regional officials in central Somalia have been killed in multiple attacks being claimed by the militant sect al-Shabaab, APA can report on Tuesday.

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