At least 13 killed by a suicide attack

At least 13 killed by a suicide attack. The blast caused ‘huge damage’ in a restaurant filled with politicians and government officials, police said. At least 13 people were killed in central Somalia in a suicide attack on Saturday after a suicide bomber detonated explosives in a restaurant packed with local officials and politicians. The … Read more

Macron expected to announce French withdrawal from Mali

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Withdrawal would mark a major strategic shift by France, which has had troops in Mali for nine years. President Emmanuel Macron is expected to announce France will withdraw its forces from Mali, amid a breakdown in relations with the country’s military leaders. Macron is expected to announce the decision this week, the Reuters and AFP news agencies … Read more

Senegal win AFCON final by beating Egypt

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Senegal win AFCON final and Sadio Mané voted as best player of the tournament. senegal claimed its first victory for the African Cup by beating the mighty 7 times winner Egypt. Sadio Mane made it possible for Senegal to cease the cup by 4-2 in penalty shoot-out. In 2019, Senegal lost the finals to Algeria. … Read more

‘Israel doesn’t deserve observer status.’ Palestinian PM said in African union

‘Israel doesn’t deserve observer status.’ Palestinian PM Mohammed Shtayyeh said in African union The dispute was raised last July when Moussa Faki Mahamat, chair of the African Union Commission, accepted Israel’s accreditation to the bloc. Some powerful AU member states, notably South Africa, protested the decision. South Africa said it had not been properly consulted and … Read more