All Africa

Monday, July 11, 2016 - 06:39

The Nigerian army has cleared a major road that links the country to Cameroon and Chad after wrestling control from the Islamist militant group Boko Haram, according to military spokesman Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman.

Monday, July 11, 2016 - 06:37

As the 27th AU Summit taking place here focuses on "2016: African Year of Human Rights, with a particular focus on the Rights of Women", more needs to be done to live up to that theme.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 06:41

The Government of United State of America (USA) has charged Ghana to end modern day slavery immediately or face the consequences of her lackadaisical attitude towards the fight against the crime.

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 06:07

A high-powered Namibian delegation met officials in North Korea last weekend to, amongst others, review some of the Asian country's projects in Namibia, which recently drew threats of UN sanctions.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 06:20

With the economic cost of the devastating effects of the Boko Haram insurgency, herdsmen attacks and militancy in the Niger Delta, a recent summit on national security may have provided answers to some of Nigeria's worst security problems

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 06:15

A new Kenya Air Force unit established last week will operate behind enemy lines to ensure no soldier is left behind in the battlefield, especially during the ongoing war against Al-Shabaab terrorists in Somalia.

Friday, June 17, 2016 - 04:45

The U.N. has taken steps to welcome the adoption of regional plans to make gender a key piece of the peacekeeping framework.

Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 06:16

The Heads of State and Government of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR), met in Luanda, Angola, on Tuesday, at the invitation of Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos, who is ICGLR Chairperson, to review the political and security situation in the region.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 06:31

The United States on Sunday reaffirmed its intention to help Uganda eliminate the Lord's Resistance Army following reports that Uganda may soon stop taking part in the hunt for LRA leader Joseph Kony.

Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 06:28

The Commandants of the African Armed Forces Command and Staff Colleges are holding a three day meeting in Kigali to discuss ways to enhance military professionalism in Africa.