Tag Archives: Law & order

23 February 16

Burundi Cancels Arrest Warrants for Alleged Coup Plotters

Burundi has lifted international arrest warrants against 15 exiled politicians accused of plotting a coup attempt against the government.

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22 February 16

South Sudan: President Kiir Denies involvement in Malakal Attack

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has denied accusations from the country’s leading opposition group that his government was involved in the recent attack on a UN base in Malakal.

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17 February 16

Kenya to Build New Prison for Extremists

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has said he will set up a new prison dedicated to dealing with extremist criminals, following years of terrorist attacks in the country.

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17 February 16

Burundi Bans Motorbikes in Parts of the Capital

Burundi has banned the use of motorbikes in parts of the capital, Bujumbura, in an attempt to curb violence in the city.

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12 February 16

Rwanda to Expel Burundi Refugees Amid Recruitment Claims

Rwanda has said it will send Burundi refugees to other countries, after being accused by the UN of recruiting them to fuel the conflict in neighbouring Burundi.

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10 February 16

Evidence Suggests Laptop Bomb Caused Somali Plane Explosion

Investigations into Tuesday’s explosion aboard a Somali passenger plane have revealed the blast was likely caused by a laptop bomb.

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06 February 16

Kenya Police Vow to Track Down Uber Taxi Attackers

Police in Kenya have launched a manhunt to track down individuals believed to have staged attacks on Uber taxis and their drivers.

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01 February 16

Press Freedom Groups Criticise East African Nations

Three press freedom watchdogs have criticised Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania for systematically clamping down on the media within their countries.

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31 January 16

British Helicopter Pilot Killed by Poachers in Tanzania

A British helicopter pilot has been shot dead by Tanzanian poachers, according to the charity he was working for.

31 January 16

Somalia, AU Troops Arrest 50 Al-Shabaab Supsects

At least 50 A-Shabaab suspects have been arrested by Somalia and African Union (AU) forces in a joint operation this week.

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