Daily Archives: August 19, 2019

At Least 10 Burkina Faso Soldiers Killed in Militant Attack

OUAGADOUGOU – Unidentified militants killed at least 10 soldiers and wounded many others in an attack on a military unit in northern Burkina Faso on Monday, the army said.

Burkina Faso has been overrun by Islamist violence this year that armed forces have been unable to contain. Hundreds of civilians …

Under Pressure, IS Militants in Somalia Look to Ethiopia

Islamic State militants in Somalia say they will release jihadist materials in Amharic � a step unmistakably aimed at winning recruits in restive, neighboring Ethiopia.

The announcement came in the form of a three-minute video released last month by pro-Islamic State sites and endorsed by the official IS media. The …

World Bank praises Government of President JoAPound o Lourenco

Washington – The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has commended the ongoing reforms in Angola since the inauguration of the Government led by President JoAPound o Lourenco in September 2017.

The recognition is expressed in a study entitled Diagnosis of the country’s Private Sector. Market Creation in Angola, a document prepared …

Tanzania-SADC: Presidents sign agreements

Dar es Salaam – Angolan head of State JoAPound o Lourenco signed Sunday along with his counterpart of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) several cooperation agreements, with stress to the judicial area and industry sector.

This was at the end of the 39th Ordinary Summit of the organisation held …