Niger: At least 12 police killed as militants storm base

Niger: At least 12 police killed as militants storm base

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption The security forces in Niger are at risk of attack from a variety of militant groups At least 12 paramilitary police in Niger have been killed in an attack by gunmen using pick-up trucks and...
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Egyptian police killed in desert clash with militants

Egyptian police killed in desert clash with militants

Madrid expected to impose direct rule on Catalonia Read more Prominent Muslim scholar accused of rape in France Read more German police detain man in Munich knife attack Read more ‘State of war’ in Somalia as bomb death toll rises...
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Leaders urge peace as Kenya heads towards uncertain election

Leaders urge peace as Kenya heads towards uncertain election

Madrid expected to impose direct rule on Catalonia Read more Prominent Muslim scholar accused of rape in France Read more German police detain man in Munich knife attack Read more ‘State of war’ in Somalia as bomb death toll rises...
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China to Spend Billions More on ‘One Belt’ Initiative; Campaigners Want Focus on Poverty

China to Spend Billions More on ‘One Belt’ Initiative; Campaigners Want Focus on Poverty

At China’s Communist Party Congress this week, President Xi Jinping said the country would be a contributor to global development. Key to that is the so-called One Belt One Road Initiative, which seeks to rekindle the ancient Silk Road trade...
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Somalia truck bomb death toll jumps to 358

Somalia truck bomb death toll jumps to 358

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Related posts: Fight against terror not deterred by Somali attack: Kenya At least two dead in bombing on Mogadishu outskirts Car bombs kill at least 22 in Mogadishu At Least 50 Migrants Drown as Smuggler...
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NOSLINA elects first female chair

NOSLINA elects first female chair

By a Special Correspondent Introduction For nearly 20 years, the National Organization of Sierra Leoneans in North America (NOSLINA) has served as the leading Sierra Leone Diaspora organization in the US. In consolidating links between the Diaspora and homelan...
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Somalia Truck Bomb Death Toll Rises to 358

Somalia Truck Bomb Death Toll Rises to 358

Thousands of Somalis gathered Friday to pray at the site of the country’s deadliest bombing. Last Saturday a truck bomb exploded on a busy street in Mogadishu, killing what is now believed to be 358 people. As Somalis in the...
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Family Remembers Minnesota Man Killed in Mogadishu Blast

Family Remembers Minnesota Man Killed in Mogadishu Blast

Among the hundreds of people killed in the Oct. 14 terrorist attack in Mogadishu was a U.S. citizen, Ahmed Abdikarim Eyow, 51, from Bloomington, Minnesota. Eyow, a Somali native who came to the U.S. in 1998, died when a truck...
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US Defense Secretary Meets with McCain Over Niger Attack

US Defense Secretary Meets with McCain Over Niger Attack

U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis went to Capitol Hill on Friday to meet with Senator John McCain after the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee threatened to issue a subpoena for information about the deaths of four U.S....
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Mugabe named as goodwill ambassador by WHO

Mugabe named as goodwill ambassador by WHO

Image copyright AFP/GettyImage caption Critics say health services have collapsed under Mr Mugabe’s rule The World Health Organization (WHO) has appointed President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe as a “goodwill ambassador” to help tackle non-commu...
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Mogadishu truck bombing death toll jumps to 358

Mogadishu truck bombing death toll jumps to 358

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBulldozers clear the site of the Mogadishu truck bomb The death toll from last Saturday’s huge truck bombing in the Somali capital Mogadishu has risen to 358, the information minister says. Some.....
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