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Al Qaeda jihadists in Mali shell Gao airport.

Al Qaeda jihadists in Mali shell Gao airport.

Mali jihadists on Wednesday (October 30th) shelled the Gao airport but failed to injure Malian and French soldiers stationed at the site, a local military source told the press. READ…

U.S. steps up search for african warlord “The Devil” Joseph Kony

U.S. steps up search for african warlord “The Devil” Joseph Kony

Last September raid captured, almost perfectly, the state of the under-the-radar US campaign to help hunt down Joseph Kony and his top lieutenants. After two years advising and assisting local…

Al Qaeda franchisees recruiting and reassembling forces in Africa.

Al Qaeda franchisees recruiting and reassembling forces in Africa.

Recent terror attacks in Tunisia, Libya, Kenya and other African countries show that al-Qaeda and its affiliates have a new focus.  They have separate strategies according to the region, they…

Terrorists smuggled missiles, rockets, landmines and small weapons from Lybia into Algeria.

Terrorists smuggled missiles, rockets, landmines and small weapons from Lybia into Algeria.

The Algerian Army discovered a huge arms deposit near the algerian border with Libya, including hundreds of surface-to-air missiles, rockets and landmines, an Algerian security source said on Thursday. Algeria…

Africa’s Information Revolution: Implications for Crime, Policing, and Citizen Security

Africa’s Information Revolution: Implications for Crime, Policing, and Citizen Security

    Steven Livingston, associate researcher of the Africa Center for Strategic Studies, wrote in its November 2013 edition about “Africa’s Information Revolution: Implications for Crime, Policing, and Citizen Security”.…

Cost of “Arab Spring” about $800 billion.

Cost of “Arab Spring” about $800 billion.

      Political turmoil that started in Tunisia in 2011 and swept across the Arab world will cost the seven most-affected countries about $800 billion by the end of…

Lybia: Autonomist Cyrenaica appointed own government.

Lybia: Autonomist Cyrenaica appointed own government.

Libya’s eastern zone appointed its own government on Thursday (October 24th), Libya Herald reported. Ibrahim Said al-Jadhran announced the new officials. Al-Jadhran led the eastern oil terminal blockade and was…

Free lance?: Mokhtar Belmokthar takes distance from AQIM.

Free lance?: Mokhtar Belmokthar takes distance from AQIM.

Mokhtar Belmokhtar’s split from al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) raises questions about the overall strength of the parent organisation, analysts say. In late August, al-Qaeda splinter group Katibat El…

Terrorists strengthening Boko Haram into leading west african regional subversive organization.

Terrorists strengthening Boko Haram into leading west african regional subversive organization.

Recently Boko Haram has carried out brutal attacks on mainly Muslim civilians. The new assaults “offer vital and disturbing insights” that “not only confirm many of the group’s earlier developments…

6000 refugees: Uganda affected by congolese rebels attacks.

6000 refugees: Uganda affected by congolese rebels attacks.

Over 6,000 Congolese from Aru territory in Ituri district, Orientale province have fled to Koboko district in the last days following attacks on their settlements by the M18 rebels. Some…

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