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  • 01:12 140 Ugandan Policemen Join AMISOM Forces In Somalia

    140 Ugandan Policemen Join AMISOM Forces In Somalia

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    140 members of a contingent of the Ugandan police under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have been called upon to remain vigilant and observe high level of discipline. This was at the end of a one week induction course for the newly- deployed

  • 00:59 Lake Chad Region Deploys Joint Force To Fight Boko Haram

    Lake Chad Region Deploys Joint Force To Fight Boko Haram

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    Military chiefs from the Lake Chad region have finalized details of the deployment of a joint force to fight Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram. The officers have designated three command posts in Nigeria and Cameroon. At a two-day meeting in N'Djamena, w

  • 02:07 Somalia And AU Forces Have Liberated Towns In The South

    Somalia And AU Forces Have Liberated Towns In The South

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    The Somali national Army and African Union forces have liberated new towns in southern Somalia - Dinsoor among them. Now after eight years residents in that town saw officials from the federal government - among them the head of state.

  • 02:52 South Africa Hit Hard By Volatile Global Market Forces

    South Africa Hit Hard By Volatile Global Market Forces

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    South Africa, the most advanced economy on the continent and the last member to join the Brics emerging economies group, has been hit hard by volatile global market forces. As with several other Brics nations, South Africa has seen its economy slow down i

  • 01:33 Cote D'Ivoire Security Forces On High Alert Ahead Of Poll Results

    Cote D'Ivoire Security Forces On High Alert Ahead Of Poll Results

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    Security forces in Cote d'Ivoire are bracing for busy days ahead. The last elections triggered months of violence, in which more than 3000 were killed. Five years on, in some regions, tensions are still simmering.

  • 02:59 Libya's Unity Government Forces Trying To Retake Sirte

    Libya's Unity Government Forces Trying To Retake Sirte

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    Forces loyal to Libya's unity government have been pushing against ISIL militants outside the city of Sirte. Armed forces have for days now been trying to retake the city. And Libya says it's forces are making progress. That's despite a report by the Unit

  • 02:38 Uganda Pulling Out Its Forces From Somalia & C.A.R.

    Uganda Pulling Out Its Forces From Somalia & C.A.R.

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    There is growing concerns among authorities over the fate of the African Union peacekeeping mission AMISOM. This comes after Uganda earlier this week announced it will end its peacekeeping operations in Somalia next year. Uganda is the largest troop contr

  • 05:14 Libyan Forces Claim Capture Of District In Sirte From ISIL

    Libyan Forces Claim Capture Of District In Sirte From ISIL

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    Libyan forces say they have taken control of one of the last districts in central Sirte occupied by Islamic State fighters. After the Forces secured key sites south of central Sirte last week, fighting moved into neighbourhood Number 2, which the brigades

  • 06:05 Libyan Forces Make Further Advances Against ISIL

    Libyan Forces Make Further Advances Against ISIL

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    After significant success in their push to liberate Sirte last week, Libyan forces have continued their onslaught against ISIL. They've seized the city's main mosque and a jail previously run by the militants. Susan Mwongeli reports.

  • 01:28 Libyan Forces Continue Push To Oust ISIL From Sirte

    Libyan Forces Continue Push To Oust ISIL From Sirte

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    Forces loyal to Libya's unity government are in a final push against ISIL militants in the city of Sirte. The Libyan troops have been making a series of discoveries in the city. That includes a hoard of stolen jewellery, suitcases stuffed with cash, and a

  • 00:53 Libyan Forces Advance On Final ISIL Strongholds In Coastal City

    Libyan Forces Advance On Final ISIL Strongholds In Coastal City

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    An offensive on the ISIL stronghold of Sirte, Libya on Sunday has left dozens of fighters killed. At least 34 soldiers are dead and more than 180 wounded. Leslie Mirungu has more on that story.

  • 01:08 Pro-government Forces Closer To Retaking Libyan City From ISIL

    Pro-government Forces Closer To Retaking Libyan City From ISIL

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    Libyan pro-government forces have advanced into another area in the coastal city of Sirte, in their battle to liberate it from ISIL militants. On Thursday, they advanced into Sirte's neighborhood 650, reclaiming several buildings from the militants' contr

  • 01:17 Pro-Libyan Government Forces Still Face Resistance From ISIL Militants

    Pro-Libyan Government Forces Still Face Resistance From ISIL Militants

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    Forces loyal to Libya's Government of National Accord are reportedly closing in on the last group of ISIL fighters in the coastal city of Sirte. They have managed to drive the militants out of a fortified school in a district ISIL has fiercely defended fo

  • 02:24 Somali Government Forces Kill Scores Of Militants In Hiiran Region

    Somali Government Forces Kill Scores Of Militants In Hiiran Region

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    Somalia's army claims to have killed scores of militants in an operation in central Hiiran region. Government forces seized the town of Moqokori last week after pushing out jihadists. The militants have staged attacks on the town numerous times in the pas