Home Tags Militants

Tag: militants

Militants from Mozambique staged deadly attack in Tanzania, police say

-
About 300 militants from Mozambique attacked a village in southern Tanzania and killed an unknown number of people last week, Tanzania’s top police officer...

Tunisian police kill three suspected militants after fatal attack on officer

-
Police in Tunisia chased and shot dead three suspected Islamist militants after they attacked two police officers, killing one of them, in the coastal...

Militants kill four Malian soldiers in ambush

-
Four Malian solders were killed and 12 wounded on Thursday after militants ambushed a military anti-poaching patrol in the violence-plagued central region of Mopti,...

Sahel remains fragile despite battle gains against militants

-
French and West African troops have made gains against Islamist groups in the Sahel but the situation remains fragile with persistent attacks by the...

Militants kill 20 soldiers, 40 civilians in northeast Nigeria attacks

-
Islamic militants killed at least 20 soldiers and more than 40 civilians and injured hundreds in twin attacks in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state on...

Militants in Burkina Faso kill 35 in separate attacks, government says

-
Militants in Burkina Faso attacked a cattle market and a humanitarian convoy, killing at least 35 people, the government said on Sunday. Saturday’s violence underscores...

No insurgent control in northern Mozambique

No parts of Mozambique’s troubled northern province are under control of insurgents, national police commander Bernardino Rafael said. His comments follow an increase in the...

College burnt in militant attack in northern Mozambique

-
Militants torched a teacher training college run by a local charity in northern Mozambique, a director of the organisation and a security analyst said...

Militants arrested in the Sahel

Algeria’s army arrested eight people planning to join Islamist militants in the neighbouring Sahel region, the defence ministry said. The eight were arrested on...

ISS: Violence against civilians is on the rise in Africa

-
Militant Islamist group activity in Africa has doubled since 2012, according to the Africa Center for Strategic Studies (ACSS), a think tank funded by...

COMPANY NEWS

Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

-
Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...
;