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Mozambican government not adequately dealing with insurgency – experts

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The Islamist insurgency in northern Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado is becoming increasingly well coordinated and militant, escalating to levels never predicted by the Mozambican state....

Mozambique insurgency could spread through southern Africa – Mapisa-Nqakula

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Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has warned that the Islamist insurgency in Mozambique could spread to neighbouring Southern African Development Community (SADC)...

Sudan army officer dies, soldiers hurt in attack by Ethiopian militia-SUNA

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A Sudanese military officer was killed and several soldiers wounded on Thursday in an attack by Ethiopian militias on the Sudanese side of the...

South Africa, Mozambique discuss aid to fight Islamist insurgency

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South Africa is discussing providing assistance to fight an Islamist insurgency in northern Mozambique with links to Islamic State, according to a minister. Insurgents have...

SADC leaders meet on Mozambique insurgency but action remains elusive

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Amid growing concerns about regional inaction on Mozambique’s jihadist insurgency crisis, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security hosted...

ISS: Insurgents change tactics as Mozambique seeks help

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Cabo Delgado province in Northern Mozambique has seen a dramatic spike in attacks in recent days, including a spectacular ‘hearts and minds’ operation by...

ERA: Mozambique – insurgency continues as AU forced to take notice

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On 29 February 2020, at least two people were killed in a suspected jihadist insurgent attack in Pemba in what is believed to be...

ISS: Can the African Union help Mozambique combat terrorism?

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For the first time the escalating terrorist threat in Mozambique has been discussed by African leaders, at the 33rd African Union (AU) summit in...

Cameroon insurgency drains life from towns

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A unit of Cameroon's special forces edged up the winding main road of a once functioning village, past the rusted shell of...

Somalia Islamist insurgency splits

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Somalia's insurgency suffered a significant split after government officials confirmed they had sent troops to repel Islamist fighters seeking to capture one...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...