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Mali suicide attack kills a French soildier

By Staff Reporter A French legionnaire has been killed in a suicide attack in northern Mali, taking to nine the number of soldiers to have d [...]

Egypt brokers Israel- Gaza truce

By Staff Reporter Israel has approved an Egyptian-proposed deal to halt the week-old Gaza shelling war today. The security cabinet convened [...]

“Al Qaeda planning to hit UK airports”-Kenya issues terror warning

By Staff Reporter  Foreign Affairs ministry says Britain would be the most likely country to be affected by threat from ‘sophisticate [...]

Kenya assassinates another top Muslim Cleric in Mombasa

By Staff Reporter Mohammed Shahid Butt was accused of funding terror in Mombasa Unconfirmed reports suggest Mohamed Shahid Butt, owner of th [...]

Burundi law to limit church numbers

By Staff Reporter Churches are often started in someone’s home, other congregations rent a building or erect a makeshift tent Burundi& [...]

Iraq, Libya, Syria: Three reasons African Americans should oppose U.S. intervention in Africa

By Staff Reporter Mass slaughter, rape, torture, pillage, perpetual war, cultural degradation, creating social divisions, psychological mani [...]

Tony Blair deserves criticism but military intervention isn’t always wrong

 After Iraq, using force is seen as inherently bad. But don’t forget cost of failing to act in Rwanda Blessing-Miles Tendi -Guardian [...]

“Whipped, Beaten, and Hung from Trees”-Libya tortures migrants

By Staff Reporter Detained Migrants, Asylum Seekers Describe Torture, Other Abuse in Detention Detainees in Libya’s al-Hamra migrant d [...]

Peter Greste says he is devastated and outraged by seven-year jail sentence

By Staff Reporter The Australian al-Jazeera journalist says he will consider all possible measures to have his conviction in Egypt overturne [...]

Yaya Touré claims Manchester City denied him time with ill brother

By Staff Reporter • Touré says he had to travel to Dubai for title celebrations • ‘Last four months the hardest of my life,’ reveal [...]

Sudan death row woman Meriam Ibrahim re-arrested

By Staff Reporter Ibrahim arrested with husband and two children at Khartoum airport one day after she was released on orders of appeal cour [...]

Sudan death sentence woman ‘freed’

By Staff Reporter Meriam Ibrahim gave birth to a baby daughter in prison A Sudanese woman sentenced to death for abandoning her Islamic fait [...]

Shock as Al-Jazeera journalists are convicted and sentenced to seven years in prison by Egyptian court

By Staff Reporter  The three – including Australian Peter Greste – faced charges of ‘helping terrorists’ Three jour [...]

As Sisi tries to wipe clean Egypt of Muslim Brotherhood, 183 more as sentenced to death

By Staff Reporter Grand mufti verdict against Mohamed Badi and supporters over violence in aftermath of coup against Mohamed Morsi Mohamed B [...]

Obama is forced to bring “boots” back to Iraq as ISIS rampage deepens

By Staff Reporter Iraq is back in the headlines again Obama authorises 275 personnel ‘equipped for combat’ White House considers [...]

UK closes Mombasa consulate over security concerns

By Staff Reporter Print PHOTO | AFP British tourists arrive at the Moi International Airport in Mombasa on May 16, 2014. The United Kingdom [...]

Al-Shabaab planning attacks in Djibouti-UK

By Staff Reporter Somali insurgents linked to al-Qaida said to be preparing to attack targets including ‘western interests ‘ Al- [...]

East Africa braces for World Cup terror attacks

By Staff Reporter . Somali and Ethiopian nationals arrested as part of a crackdown on terrorism by Kenyan national security officers sit in [...]

Boko Haram ‘kidnaps 20 more women’ from village near site of Chibok schoolgirl abduction

By Staff Reporter Militants believed to be from the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram have kidnapped 20 women from a settlement near the t [...]

Another Kenyan Muslim cleric shot dead in Mombasa

By Staff Reporter A moderate Muslim cleric has been shot dead in Mombasa, the latest killing of a preacher in the Kenyan city. Sheikh Mohamm [...]

From dictator to democrat? Sisi is sworn in as Egypt President

By Staff Reporter Abdul Fattah al-Sisi pledged to ”fully care about the interests of the people” Ex-army chief Abdul Fattah al-S [...]

Sexual harassment is now a crime in Egypt for first time ever

By Staff Reporter Volunteers form a safe zone between men and women to prevent sexual harassment during a protest in Tahrir Square in Cairo, [...]

As Mugabe continues to bash homosexuals, Zanu PF spokesman comes out as gay

By Staff Reporter Psychology Maziwisa with Peter Roebuck at a graduation ceremony A ZIMBABWEAN government adviser has made startling claims [...]

Abu Hamza:The Egyptian Cleric with a vile tongue

By Staff Reporter For Abu Hamza as many others, the Iranian revolution and the mujahideen campaign in Afghanistan marked a turning point Abu [...]

West Africa declares war on Boko Haram

By Staff Reporter French President Francois Hollande (C) poses for a familly photo with (LtoR) Britain’s Foreign Secretary William Hag [...]

Nigeria’s Boko Haram Begins to Destabilise Cameroon

By Staff Reporter  Senior defence officials say that Cameroon has been infiltrated by Nigeria’s Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and [...]

US deploys surveillance aircraft as Boko Haram offers to release 200 girls in exchange for incarcerated”martyrs”

By Staff Reporter Kidnapped schoolgirls are seen at an unknown location in this still image taken from an undated video released by Nigerian [...]

Nigeria kidnapped girls ‘shown’ in new Boko Haram video

By Staff Reporter The BBC’s John Simpson says the video, which shows more than 100 girls in hijabs, could be the first step in a negot [...]

France deploys 3000 in the Sahel region

  By Staff Reporter France said Thursday it will deploy 3,000 soldiers to combat Islamist violence in the vast and largely lawless Sahe [...]

Egypt sentences Muslim Brotherhood “Spiritual Leader” and 683 others to death

By Staff Reporter An Egyptian court in the southern city of Minya sentenced 683 people to death Monday in the most recent of a series of mas [...]

Nigerian army surrounds Boko Haram hideouts to rescue abducted girls

By Staff Reporter  Nigeria’s military said it has tracked down and surrounded the location, where over 200 schoolgirls who were abducted [...]
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