Tag: Niger

Suspected kihadists killl six people in Niger

Jihadists have had control over much of Northern Mali since a coup attempt in 2012

Jihadists kill ten people in Burkina Faso

“Most of the victims were murdered in a cowardly manner, their throats slit,” another, unnamed official told AFP.

Hundreds of civilians slain by militia in Burkina Faso since May

Thousands of other people have also been displaced, pushed from their homes and lands due to the conflict.

The number of jihadist groups is on the rise in Africa

Missionaries and humanitarian organisations are asking for an immediate response from the international community

Boko Haram attacks on the rise in Cameroon

The Boko Haram insurgency began in Nigeria in 2009, spreading across the Lake Chad Basin.

137 People Killed in Niger Massacre

Insurgents riding motorcycles raided three villages in Niger’s Tahoua region bordering Mali on Sunday, killing 137 civilians.

World Watch List 2021: four countries left and four countries entered the top 50

This year four countries left, and four new countries entered this list of the top fifty countries.

More than ten thousand people displaced after terror attack in Niger

The "twin attacks" on two villages in Niger on the 2nd of January have caused the flight of over ten thousand inhabitants.

Central African town sieged by rebels, bishop reports about the dead

Bangassou, a town in the Central African Republic was captured by rebels on Sunday the 3rd of January.