Why South Africa’s Military May ‘Somehow Get Involved’ in Situation in Northern Mozambique

04/07/2020 – Northern Mozambique has been in the grip of a jihadist insurgency since 2017, with the violence having reportedly already killed more than 1,000 people there. Continuer à lire … « Why South Africa’s Military May ‘Somehow Get Involved’ in Situation in Northern Mozambique »

Zimbabwe Defence Minister denies deployment of troops to Mozambique

03/07/2020 – Defence minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri has described as dangerous rumours and lies, reports government has deployed Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) soldiers to Mozambique to help that country quell an Islamist insurgency. Continuer à lire … « Zimbabwe Defence Minister denies deployment of troops to Mozambique »

Terrorism: Insurgency in Mozambique can spread to neighbours, Military Intelligence warns

27/06/2020 – Plans are in place for the SA Defence Force (SANDF) as there is an increase in Islamic insurgency in Mozambique’s northern-most province, Cabo Delgado, with the potential to spread to other provinces and neighbouring countries, Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has said. Continuer à lire … « Terrorism: Insurgency in Mozambique can spread to neighbours, Military Intelligence warns »

Kuwait Warehousing Company Agility Plans Trans-Africa Facilities

09/09/2019 – Agility Public Warehousing Co., a Kuwait-based logistics company operating in more than 100 countries, is stepping up plans to develop so-called warehouse parks across Africa at a cost of about $200 million each. Continuer à lire … « Kuwait Warehousing Company Agility Plans Trans-Africa Facilities »

India/Africa – Pune to host Indian Army’s joint exercise with African counterparts in March #Niger

2019/30/01 – Delegates from India, Egypt, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, South Africa, Tanzania, Namibia, Mozambique, Uganda, Niger, Zambia and Rwanda attended the two-day conference.

PUNE will host a joint military exercise of the Indian Army and armies of more than a dozen African nations in March. The focus of the exercise will be humanitarian mine action and peacekeeping operations. Continuer à lire … « India/Africa – Pune to host Indian Army’s joint exercise with African counterparts in March #Niger »

Opinion: Angela Merkel in Africa — A transparent tour

2018/09/02 – Thanks to her migration policy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is a popular figure in Africa. But her tour to Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria was primarily for her voters back home, says Claus Stäcker. Continuer à lire … « Opinion: Angela Merkel in Africa — A transparent tour »