A loud blast followed by heavy gunfire was heard near Somalia's Mogadishu airport on Monday, Reuters reported.
Dozens of Malian migrants queued outside the departure hall of Tripoli’s Maetiga airport on Thursday ahead of their deportation from Libya.
Dozens of militants with the Takfiri Boko Haram terrorist group have surrendered to Nigerien authorities, less than a week after Nigeria announced that its troops captured the group’s last key bastion in the country’s northeast.
Red Crescent said Wednesday that bodies of 11 migrants who died trying to make the perilous journey to Europe have washed up on beaches around Libya’s capital Tripoli.
Tunisian security authorities warned of the return of thousands of militants fighting for terrorist groups in Iraq and neighboring Syria to the small Mediterranean country, demanding “exceptional measures” to combat the phenomenon.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says government troops have inflicted a heavy defeat on the Boko Haram Takfiri terrorist group by capturing the group’s last stronghold in the country’s northeast.
65 passengers have been released from the Libyan Afriqiyah Airways A320 plane by the two hijackers reportedly supporters of dead Dictator Muammar Gaddafi.
Libyan passenger plane has been hijacked by Gadaffi supporters, Daily Mail reported.
Security forces shot dead at least 34 people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo during protest rallies this week against President Joseph Kabila, Human Rights Watch (HRW) says.