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Shabaab restaurant assault leaves 18 dead in Mogadishu

Shabaab restaurant assault leaves 18 dead in Mogadishu Thu, 15 Jun, 2017

A suicide car bombing and armed assault by six Shabaab militants on two neighbouring restaurants in Somalia's capital Mogadishu ended Thursday morning with at least 18 dead, the government said.
Tunisians protest for right not to fast during Ramadan

Tunisians protest for right not to fast during Ramadan Sun, 11 Jun, 2017

Dozens of Tunisians demonstrated Sunday to demand the right to eat and drink in public during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan and to protest against non-fasters being arrested.

11 dead, 900 escape after DR Congo jail attack

11 dead, 900 escape after DR Congo jail attack Sun, 11 Jun, 2017

 Eleven people were killed and more than 900 inmates escaped Sunday after unidentified assailants attacked a jail in DR Congo's restive east, an official said.

Gaddafi's son Saif al Islam freed from prison

Gaddafi's son Saif al Islam freed from prison Sun, 11 Jun, 2017

An armed group in Libya said on Facebook Saturday it has freed Seif al-Islam, the son of dead dictator Muammar Gaddafi who has been in custody since November 2011.
Protesters and police clash in northern Morocco

Protesters and police clash in northern Morocco Sat, 10 Jun, 2017

Protesters clashed with security forces in Morocco's Al-Hoceima early on Saturday, an AFP correspondent reported, after more than a week of protests in the northern province.

President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Nigerian official in Spain

President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Nigerian official in Spain Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

The Europe Peace Foundation´s President Mr. Sappan KC / Hum KC Bahadur  has met with Mr. Eric Adagogo BELL-GAM,  the Chargé d´Affaires of Nigeria in Spain.
Ivory Coast soldiers revolt over bonus pay dispute

Ivory Coast soldiers revolt over bonus pay dispute Fri, 12 May, 2017

Soldiers left their barracks and blocked streets in several towns and cities across Ivory Coast on Friday, including the commercial capital, firing gunshots into the air as their protest over a pay dispute gathered momentum.
South Sudan child refugees top one million: UN

South Sudan child refugees top one million: UN Mon, 08 May, 2017

War has now forced more than one million children to flee South Sudan and uprooted 1.4 million others within the country, the United Nations said on Monday.
Boko Haram 'releases scores of Chibok girls'

Boko Haram 'releases scores of Chibok girls' Sat, 06 May, 2017

Scores of Nigerian schoolgirls who were among more than 200 kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 have been released, multiple sources told AFP on Saturday, with unconfirmed reports that at least 80 have been freed.
Suspected meningitis epidemic kills 745 in Nigeria

Suspected meningitis epidemic kills 745 in Nigeria Wed, 19 Apr, 2017

A meningitis outbreak in Nigeria has killed 745 people, an increase of more than 50 percent in barely a week, officials said Wednesday, sounding the alarm over the feared epidemic.
Child among seven migrant bodies found off Libya

Child among seven migrant bodies found off Libya Sun, 16 Apr, 2017

The bodies of seven migrants, including a small boy, were found during the latest rescue operations off Libya, a Maltese NGO and the Italian coastguard said Sunday.
President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Libya's Ambassador

President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Libya's Ambassador Mon, 06 Mar, 2017

The Europe Peace Foundation´s President Mr. Sappan KC, Hum KC Bahadur  has met with Mr. Mohamed Alfaqeeh Saleh,  the Ambassador of Libya in Madrid.
146 migrants feared missing after boat capsizes in Med

146 migrants feared missing after boat capsizes in Med Wed, 29 Mar, 2017

About 146 migrants are feared missing after their boat capsized after leaving Libya, according to a Gambian youth who was rescued following the disaster, the UN refugee agency said Wednesday.
Ethiopia sends 16 to prison for trying to create new state

Ethiopia sends 16 to prison for trying to create new state Tue, 28 Mar, 2017

An Ethiopian court has sentenced 16 people to prison after finding them guilty of trying to create a separate state in the tense Oromia region.
Car bomb blast kills 13 near hotel in Somalia's capital

Car bomb blast kills 13 near hotel in Somalia's capital Mon, 13 Mar, 2017

A car bomb near a hotel on a busy street in the Somali capital killed at least 13 people on Monday, police and the emergency medical services said, hours after a man was killed by a blast as he tried to ram through a checkpoint.
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