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Boko Haram & Africa´s own Caliphate in north-eastern Nigeria.

Boko Haram & Africa´s own Caliphate in north-eastern Nigeria.

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau declared the establishment of an Islamic Caliphate in north-eastern Nigeria. “We are in an Islamic Caliphate,” said Shekau, flanked by masked fighters and cradling a…

Piracy: Ghana affected by Nigerian pirates.

Piracy: Ghana affected by Nigerian pirates.

Two recent pirate attacks have raised international concerns that Ghana is turning into a hot spot for piracy and armed robbery at sea. Released in August, last July oil tanker…

World Cup 2014: devices are very likely going to get hacked. How to stop it.

World Cup 2014: devices are very likely going to get hacked. How to stop it.

When the 2014 World Cup kicks of in Brazil this week, the event is expected to draw hundreds of thousands of diehard soccer fans from around the world. Since those fans are…

About Boko Haram´s financial sources.

About Boko Haram´s financial sources.

Boko Haram has ample cash in a part of Nigeria and West Africa where money is scarce.  Its weapons have shifted from relatively cheap AK-47s in the early days of…

Nigeria for more Army recruitment to fight Boko Haram.

Nigeria for more Army recruitment to fight Boko Haram.

The Nigerian  Government has given  the armed forces and other security agencies the order  to embark on mass recruitment  to the war against terrorism in the country, starting in May.…

U.N. failed to stop 21 tons of undeclared Chinese arms and ammo, “smuggled” into Ivory Coast.

U.N. failed to stop 21 tons of undeclared Chinese arms and ammo, “smuggled” into Ivory Coast.

United Nations experts have called for the U.N. to stop allowing arms for its Mali peacekeepers to be shipped through  Ivory Coast after they said a load of military hardware sent…

European Union´s “country building” mission in Mali.

European Union´s  “country building” mission in Mali.

19.04.14. MALI.- The EU -European Union- agreed last  Tuesday to send civilian advisers to train and advise Mali’s police while also extending by two years a mission to train the…

South Sudan peace talks advancing in Ethiopia

South Sudan peace talks advancing in Ethiopia

East African Presidents met in Ethiopia on Thursday (March 13th, 2014) in the latest push for peace in war-torn South Sudan, where almost three months of conflict has left thousands…

European and U.S. boots in the Horn of Africa: Djibouti becoming region´s garrison town.

European and U.S. boots in the Horn of Africa: Djibouti becoming region´s garrison town.

Washington has been building up a large military base in Djibouti and training regional armies to fight al-Shabab in Somalia. Once a French Colony and base of the Foreign Legion,…

Al Qaeda has plans for Tunisia and Libya.

Al Qaeda has plans for Tunisia and Libya.

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb has big plans for Tunisia and Libya, and the terror organisation intends to use Ansar al-Sharia to achieve its goal. AQIM’s Algerian chief Abdelmalek Droukdel…