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  • 01:36 Boko Haram Violence: Cameroon Extends Ban On Full Veil To Prevent Suicide Attacks

    Boko Haram Violence: Cameroon Extends Ban On Full Veil To Prevent Suicide Attacks

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    It's the time of day when Foumban's Muslim worshipers head to the mosque to pray. Cameroon is on the state of high alert after the recent deadly attacks and several measures have been taken, including banning niqhab

  • 44:35 Kenya: White Terror

    Kenya: White Terror

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    A deep, inspiring video documenting former Mau Mau detainees from the Kenyan Emergency in the 1950's. This BBC documentary is based on the research of Harvard Professor, Caroline Elkins. This documentary has been part of the evidence supporting the Mau Ma

  • 02:31 UN Pledges Support For Nigeria Against Insurgency

    UN Pledges Support For Nigeria Against Insurgency

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    The Special Representative of the UN Secretary General to West Africa, SRSG Mohammed Ibn Chambas, visits the Chief of Army Staff, Major-General Tukur Buratai, in Abuja. By Channels Television.

  • 03:51 Fighting Terror From France’s Military Outpost In Niger

    Fighting Terror From France’s Military Outpost In Niger

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    The French military base in northern Niger has been built on the site of the 19th century Fort Madama, a relic of the colonial era which serves now as a launchpad for France’s anti-terror operations in North Africa.

  • 00:36 Mali Hotel Siege Investigators Look Into ‘jihadist Links’

    Mali Hotel Siege Investigators Look Into ‘jihadist Links’

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    With no claim of responsibility for the hotel siege in Mali on Saturday which left 13 people dead, the inquiry is looking into…With no claim of responsibility for the hotel siege in Mali on Saturday which left 13 people dead, the inquiry is looking into p

  • 05:22 ISIL Strengthens Hold Over Sitre In Libya, Beheads 12 People

    ISIL Strengthens Hold Over Sitre In Libya, Beheads 12 People

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    Reports coming out of Libya’s Sirte say ISIL Takfiri terrorists are consolidating their grip over the port city. The street fighting has reportedly stopped for the moment. The Takfiris surrounded small areas where people still resist the terror group. Wit

  • 00:32 Egypt Approves New Tough Anti-terrorism Laws

    Egypt Approves New Tough Anti-terrorism Laws

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    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has approved stringent new counter-terrorism laws in the country - to fight a growing Islamist insurgency. ISIL affiliated militants have been a growing threat in Egypt in recent months. The laws establish special c

  • 00:35 Boko Haram Kills 150 In Nigeria

    Boko Haram Kills 150 In Nigeria

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    More than 150 people have drowned in a river or were shot dead in northeastern Nigeria while fleeing Boko Haram Takfiri terrorists. Locals say Boko Haram gunmen attacked a village in Yobe state on Thursday. But news of the attack took five days to emerge

  • 02:15 Nigerian Girl Writes Book On The Effects Of Terror On Children

    Nigerian Girl Writes Book On The Effects Of Terror On Children

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    A nine-year-old girl in Nigeria is making headlines for boldly speaking out against the Boko Haram terror group. The girl, who has written a 32-page book titled , 'Effects of Terrorism on Children' says she now hopes the book will be used in schools to te

  • 01:54 Egypt Divided Over Impact Of New Anti-terrorism Law

    Egypt Divided Over Impact Of New Anti-terrorism Law

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    New counter-terrorism laws in Egypt have sparked mixed reactions across the country, days after President signed them into law. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi approved the stringent laws on Sunday to fight a growing Islamist insurgency. The laws

  • 01:21 Kenya: Five Men To Be Arraigned In Court Over Garissa University Attack

    Kenya: Five Men To Be Arraigned In Court Over Garissa University Attack

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    The trial of five men accused of conspiring to commit the terrorist act on Garissa University College in early April has been postponed yet again. The suspects include one Tanzanian and four Kenyans. The attack, which left 148 people dead. Leslie Mirungu

  • 04:03 US Warns Of A Possible Terror Attack In South Africa

    US Warns Of A Possible Terror Attack In South Africa

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    There has been an unprecedented development in South Africa, where the United States has warned it's citizens of a possible attack by extremists targeting U.S. facilities or interests. For more on this we were joined by Na'eem Jeenah the Executive directo

  • 02:35 Kenyan Forces In Operation To Flush Out Al Shabaab

    Kenyan Forces In Operation To Flush Out Al Shabaab

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    A major anti-terror operation is underway on Kenya's border with Somalia. The target is suspected Al Shabaab fighters, who are thought to have taken refuge in Kenya's Boni Forest. Kenyan troops are trying to flush them out. But ordinary people also are be

  • 02:12 ISIL Insurgency Greatly Affecting Egyptian Economy

    ISIL Insurgency Greatly Affecting Egyptian Economy

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    Terrorist acts by ISIL and other militant groups have in one way or the other had an effect on millions in Egypt. Despite security forces achievements against the militants, many Egyptians live in constant fear of attack, driving investors and tourists aw

  • 03:45 Mali Attack: At 15 People Killed,

    Mali Attack: At 15 People Killed,

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    Mali attack: the death toll in the attacks seems to already have risen to 15 people killed. "A horror scene" said one Malian special forces soldier to our correspondent.

  • 02:17 Concerns Grow Over ISIL Strength In North Africa

    Concerns Grow Over ISIL Strength In North Africa

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    Militant group ISIL is perhaps the biggest threat to global security - and it looks like the group is set to become even more active in Africa. With almost daily bombardments from foreign armies in Syria, it appears as if ISIL may move its operations to L

  • 02:54 Concerns Rise About Missing Buhari's Deadline To End Insurgency

    Concerns Rise About Missing Buhari's Deadline To End Insurgency

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    There are rising concerns that the 3-month deadline given to the Nigerian military to end the activities of insurgents in the country may not be feasible after all. Technically, 3 months have already elapsed since Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari issue

  • 02:22 Women Are Most Affected By Militant Group's Activities

    Women Are Most Affected By Militant Group's Activities

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    Africa's biggest economy has a long way to go to protect its women. Nigeria has been battling Boko Haram militants, but the group has taken a terrible toll on civilians, especially women. CCTV's Kelechi Emekalam tells the story of a woman who escaped the

  • 00:51 10 People Arrested In Raids Against ISIL Across Morocco

    10 People Arrested In Raids Against ISIL Across Morocco

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    In Morocco, counter-extremist investigators said on Friday they have succeeded in disrupting an extremist plot, following a series of raids across the country.Ten people were arrested during the raids on Thursday, including a French national. Weapons and

  • 00:51 Al-Shabaab Suffers More Loses

    Al-Shabaab Suffers More Loses

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    Jihadist group Al-Shabaab has suffered more heavy losses, this time in central Somalia. Officials there say the militants include foreign fighters. Authorities say 38 militants were killed and 61 caught, and Galmadug's president credits locals for the def

  • 00:35 Bail Hearing For South African Terror Suspects Postponed

    Bail Hearing For South African Terror Suspects Postponed

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    A Johannesburg Court has postponed a formal bail application hearing against the Thulse twins. This follows the sudden quitting of their legal team. The State prosecution informed the court of the departure of their lawyer. Annamart Nieman has been appoin

  • 01:03 South African Terror Suspects Behind Bars For Another Night

    South African Terror Suspects Behind Bars For Another Night

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    In South Africa, two brothers arrested on charges of terrorism will spend another night behind bars. Their bail application has been postponed yet again. Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie hired new legal counsel last week.

  • 03:04 Niger And Nigeria Launch Separate Military Operations To Combat Terror

    Niger And Nigeria Launch Separate Military Operations To Combat Terror

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    Military forces in Niger and Nigeria have launched separate military operations to enable them deal with the current security threats they face. In the West African region, it's been Boko Haram and just recently, militancy in Nigeria's Niger Delta region.

  • 01:07 Rwanda, Tanzania Concerned Over Jihadist Recruitment

    Rwanda, Tanzania Concerned Over Jihadist Recruitment

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    Somalia isn't the only country struggling with jihadists. Regional body IGAD warned last week that al-Shabaab is active in five other countries. And in Rwanda in recent days, police have killed four terror suspects. CCTV's Dan Ashby has more.

  • 01:54 Somalia's Coastline Still Attracts Tourists Despite Terror Attack

    Somalia's Coastline Still Attracts Tourists Despite Terror Attack

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    One of the most recent terror attacks in Mogadishu, took place on Liido beach. For years, it's been a popular attraction to both tourists and locals. But it's also become a symbol of hope in the fight against terrorism. CCTV's Abdulaziz Billow has more

  • 01:04 Tanzania Authorities Arrest Women, Children At 'terrorist Training Camp'

    Tanzania Authorities Arrest Women, Children At 'terrorist Training Camp'

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    Eight women and children have been arrested on suspicion of being part of a terrorist training camp on the outskirts of Tanzania's biggest city Dar es Salaam. It is the latest in a number of high-profile arrests in East Africa that have led to concerns th

  • 01:04 Farmajo Announces 60-day Amnesty For Militants To Surrender

    Farmajo Announces 60-day Amnesty For Militants To Surrender

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    Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has declared a 60-day amnesty period for al-Shabaab militants. If the insurgents surrender, he's promised them protection and training. Farmajo made the announcement as he declared war on the militant group. A