110 people killed in Boko Haram attack: UN
Iran condemns 'brutal' attack on Nigerian farmers
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed lauded his soldiers on Monday for victory over a rebellious northern movement, but the leader of Tigray's forces said they were still fighting amid fears of a protracted guerrilla conflict.
Ethiopia's PM relishes victory, but Tigrayan leader says war not over
The Ethiopian government launched a manhunt on Sunday for leaders of a rebellious faction in the northern region of Tigray after announcing federal troops had taken over the regional capital and military operations were complete.
Ethiopia: Military operation in Tigray is over; hunt for region leaders begins
Villagers in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state on Sunday buried 43 farmers killed in an attack by suspected terrorists while security forces searched for dozens of people who are still missing.
Nigeria buries scores of farmers killed by terrorists, some beheaded
Ethiopian government forces began an offensive to capture the regional capital Mekelle in the rebellious northern Tigray region on Saturday, said a diplomat in direct contact with residents, and the leader of Tigrayan forces.
Ethiopian forces begin offensive on Tigray capital
The North African offshoot of the Al-Qaeda terrorist group reportedly appointed a new leader after confirming the death of its former leader killed in June, as Takfiri outfits continue to propagate their gory ideology in the continent, particularly in the Sahel region.
North Africa’s Al-Qaeda names new leader as Takfiris expand foothold
UN officials said on Friday around $200 million is needed to provide assistance to the thousands refugees flooding into Sudan seeking shelter from fighting in Ethiopia.
UN says $200m needed for Ethiopian refugees in Sudan
At least 37 people have died and hundreds have been detained in unrest in Uganda triggered by the arrest of presidential candidate and pop star Bobi Wine, police said on Friday, as the East African country gears up for elections in January.
Dozens killed in Uganda protests after presidential candidate Wine's arrest
Libyans at UN-led talks agreed to hold national parliamentary and presidential elections in December next year, the United Nations said.
UN: Libya talks set Dec. 2021 date for elections
Nine million people risk displacement from an escalating conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, the United Nations said, warning that the government’s declaration of a state of emergency was blocking food and other aid.
UN: Nine million risk displacement from Ethiopia’s Tigray region conflict

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