Tag Archives: Law & order

31 January 16

Terrorism, Burundi Crisis Dominates AU Summit Talks

The Burundi crisis and wider terrorism across Africa have been the dominant topics between leaders and officials at African Union (AU) talks held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.

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30 January 16

Russia Opposes South Sudan Arms Embargo, Sanctions

Russia has said it is opposed to placing a UN arms embargo on South Sudan and sanctions against President Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar.

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30 January 16

Burundi: Possible Mass Graves Spotted As Opposition Calls for AU Intervention

Amnesty International says it has found evidence of mass graves in Burundi at five locations where security forces have been accused of killing 87 people in December.

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30 January 16

Burundi: UK, French Journalists Released Without Charge

A British photojournalist and French reporter have been released by Burundi authorities one day after they were arrested in the capital Bujumbura.

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27 January 16

S. Sudan: Rebel Leader Machar Meets with Ugandan President

South Sudan’s former vice-president, turned rebel leader, Riek Machar has met with Uganda President Yoweri Museveni to seek help with the failed peace deal in South Sudan.

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22 January 16

New Zealand Photographer Arrested in Uganda

A New Zealand photographer, famous for his graphic pictures of a hot air balloon crash in his home country, has been arrested in Uganda.

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21 January 16

Somalia: Kenyan Troops Killed in Al-Shabaab Army Base Attack

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed several troops from the East African nation were killed in an Al-Shabaab attack on an army base in neighbouring Somalia on Friday.

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21 January 16

Burundi Coup Plotters Jailed for Life

Four Burundi ex-generals have been sentenced to life imprisonment for their roles in a failed coup attempt against President Nkurunzziza’s regime last May.

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