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  1. Zimbabwe fuel protests turn deadly

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ...  Police fired tear gas in Harare and Bulawayo where protesters barricaded roads, burned tyres and chanted songs against President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who upped fuel prices in the hope of easing a currency ...
    Tuesday, 15 January 2019
  2. Protests block Ethiopian route to ocean

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    Protesters in Ethiopia’s north-eastern Afar region blocked the landlocked country’s main route to the sea to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence, organisers said. The demonstrators started ...
    Tuesday, 15 January 2019
  3. Protests will not change Sudan government – Bashir

    Category: Governance/Governance

    ... said at least 40 people have been killed. “Government does not change through demonstrations,” Bashir said, speaking to supporters in Nyala in South Darfur a day after protesters demonstrated there ...
    Tuesday, 15 January 2019
  4. Unrest sees Zimbabwe flights cancelled

    Category: Aerospace/Civil Aviation

    Low-cost African airline Fastjet cancelled its remaining flights to and from Zimbabwe on Monday due to political unrest, it said in a statement. Protesters barricaded roads and burned tyres in Zimbabwe’s ...
    Tuesday, 15 January 2019
  5. Protests follow massive Zimbabwe fuel price hike

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    Protesters barricaded roads and burned tyres in a suburb of Zimbabwe’scapital Harare, two days after President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced a massive fuel price hike in an effort to stem a deepening economic ...
    Monday, 14 January 2019
  6. New Prime Minister for Gabon

    Category: Governance/Governance

    ...  Bongo won re-election in 2016 by less than 6,000 votes amid widespread accusations of fraud, sparking clashes between protesters and police during which parliament was torched.   ...
    Monday, 14 January 2019
  7. Teargas used to disperse illegal Sudanese protests

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... forces fighting running battles with protesters in Omdurman on the other side of the Nile. Protesters have been demonstrating almost daily for weeks, enraged by shortages of bread and foreign currency. ...
    Thursday, 10 January 2019
  8. Bashir unfazed by protests

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... response to protests. “We are appalled by reports of deaths and serious injury to those exercising their legitimate right to protest, as well as reports of the use of live ammunition against protesters,” ...
    Wednesday, 09 January 2019
  9. Over 800 detained in Sudan protests

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... police cars were burnt around the country. Authorities said 19 people, including two security officials, died while global rights group Amnesty International said it had credible reports 37 protesters ...
    Tuesday, 08 January 2019
  10. Gabon arrests four military officers after coup attempt

    Category: Security/National Security

    ... might that kept African autocrats in power and gave French companies privileged access to them. Bongo won the election in 2016 by fewer than 6,000 votes, sparking deadly clashes between protesters ...
    Monday, 07 January 2019

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