Mali: Romanian military attaché Colonel Gheorghe Trifu found dead early this morning under unclear circumstances at the Hotel Radisson Blu in Bamako

Map. History of Sahel conflict

13 October 2019
7 month ago
The Islamic State have sacked Abu Mus'ab Albarnawi as the leader of its West African affiliate (ISWAP). The new Wali, according to an 18:13 audio recording, is Abu Abdullah Ibn Umar Albarnawi. No reason was given for the sack of Abu Musab (Habib).
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UNHCR says around 30,000 Nigerians return to Rann town targeted by Boko Haram
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Mali: Romanian military attaché Colonel Gheorghe Trifu found dead early this morning under unclear circumstances at the Hotel Radisson Blu in Bamako
7 month ago
Chad announced the closure of its border with Libya ?? "until further notice", a month after gunmen entered its territory from the Libyan south
JUSUN locks up Nasarawa Chief Judge in his office7 month ago
JUSUN locks up Nasarawa Chief Judge in his office
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the gendarmerie last night in Kantchari, Tapoa Province, attack repelled and no casualties reported7 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the gendarmerie last night in Kantchari, Tapoa Province, attack repelled and no casualties reported
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Unknown gunmen kill 6, injure 8 in Kaduna
Maj. Gen. Hicks, the head of US Special Operations Command Africa tells CNN: the "al-Qaeda aligned JNIM and the ISIS-GS threats have continued to increase in size and capability and we see evidence of that in these rapidly increasing number of attacks here in Burkina Faso"
Renewed Conflict in Nigeria's Kaduna State Leaves Dozens Dead7 month ago
Renewed Conflict in Nigeria's Kaduna State Leaves Dozens Dead
7 month ago
17 killed in Mali by booby-trapped corpse: security sources
Numbers for Nigeria's presidential election. Buhari is looking very, very strong. 12.1m votes to Atiku's 8.6m. Nine states to go.
Turnout in Nigeria's election has been low. So low in Lagos, that Kaduna (to the north of the capital Abuja) produced more votes for the opposition PDP than Nigeria's commercial capital did
Nigeria's main opposition on Monday accused the ruling party of trying to rig presidential elections, as the incumbent made early gains but monitors voiced concern about polling day problems, including dozens of deaths
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ISWA have issued statements claiming two attacks saying they shelled Nigerian army positions in Buni Yadi and Goneri in Yobe state Nigeria
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Ismail Adebayo reports that: Elections results from 21 LG's of Kebbi State are still being expected at the two collation centres. Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic for Presidential while the Senate and House of Representatives is the INEC LG office in Birnin Kebbi.
Announcement of Presidential election results ongoing at INEC office, Magbon, Abeokuta, Ogun State. From Peter Moses, Abeokuta.
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Results announcement delayed in Kaduna Sunday Aborisade, KadunaCollation officers are still presenting the results of the elections they conducted at the ward levels at the INEC offices in the various local government areas
Buba Galadima, spokesman of main opposition candidate Atiku, has been arrested by masked security operatives in wuse 2 area of capital Abuja.
Burkina Faso: The Burkinabe army claims to have neutralized 29 militants by a combined air-ground operation on February 19 and 20 in Kompienbiga, Kaponga, and the Presidential hunting camp area7 month ago
Burkina Faso: The Burkinabe army claims to have neutralized 29 militants by a combined air-ground operation on February 19 and 20 in Kompienbiga, Kaponga, and the Presidential hunting camp area
IS claimed GRAD rockets attack on army position in Maiduguri, Borno7 month ago
IS claimed GRAD rockets attack on army position in Maiduguri, Borno
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Late start of election in parts of Jigawa
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Mali: France announced to have killed JNIM's Algeria-n deputy emir Djamel Okacha ("Yahya Abu al-Hammam") together with an unknown number of associates amidst an operation yesterday at an unspecified location
France says killed senior Al-Qaeda commander in Sahel
Nigeria elections to take place Saturday, no further postponement: election panel
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At least 59 'bandits' killed in northwest Nigeria – AFP cites security sources and resident
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/AnsaroulIslam militants killed four Koglweogo yesterday evening in Boukouma (Arbinda), Soum Province7 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/AnsaroulIslam militants killed four Koglweogo yesterday evening in Boukouma (Arbinda), Soum Province
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The police command in Nasarawa State has confirmed the abduction of Alhaji Yakubu Dauda, Village Head of Sabon Gida-Barkin Kogi in Lafia Local Government Area by unknown gunmen.
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Boko Haram raided Dunge, a community in Mafa LGA last night, killing scores, abducting men and women. The attack triggered a stream of refugees flooding into Gongulon Lawan in Jere LGA, 8km from Maiduguri.
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants assassinated a merchant/Koglweogo yesterday in Pétabouli (Gorom-Gorom), Oudalan; the second merchant assassinated in the past four days in the area7 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants assassinated a merchant/Koglweogo yesterday in Pétabouli (Gorom-Gorom), Oudalan; the second merchant assassinated in the past four days in the area
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Death toll from gunmen attack last week in northwestern Nigerian state of Kaduna doubles to over 130 people – Reuters cites state governor
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