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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

US Troops killed in Niger

Just as the establishment of CENTCOM in 1983 gave way to decades of US wars in the Middle East, the AFRICON creation in 2007 has sewn the seeds for...

Somalia was Once Labelled the “Switzerland of Africa”

Somalia gained independence from Italy and Britain in 1960 and was once labelled the "Switzerland of Africa". Somalia held free and fair elections and was...

Kenya witdraws UN troops from South Sudan

Kenya has reported it is withdrawing its troops from the UN mission in South Sudan, a day after Ban Ki-moon sacked the Kenyan commander...

Burundi rejects Occupation Deployment of U.N. police troops

Burundi's government has rejected the deployment of 228 U.N. police to the African nation. A French-led U.N. resolution authorizing the occupation force was made...

Poorer Countries are forced Absorb 91% of the World’s war refugees and Asylum seekers

According to a report released by Oxfam International, poorer countries are shouldering most of the international responsibility of taking in refugees and asylum seekers. Jordan,...

African Union introduces an all-African passport

The African Union (AU) has launched an all-African passport to unite the continent, exactly the opposite to what happened in Europe with Brexit. African passport proponents...