Benin Holds Presidential Election After Week of Violence

April 11, 2021 mtadmin 0

Benin voters are casting their ballots Sunday in a presidential election after a week of deadly violence against President Patrice Talon, who is seeking reelection.Opposition parties accuse Talon, who is expected to win a second term, of manipulating t…

Al-Shabab Issues Threats Ahead of Elections in Djibouti

March 28, 2021 mtadmin 0

The leader of Somalia’s al-Shabab militant group is calling for lone wolf attacks against American and French interests in Djibouti ahead of key presidential elections in the Horn of Africa country. In newly released audio, Ahmed Omar Abu Ubaidah accu…

Congo’s Longtime President Reelected in Landslide Win

March 24, 2021 mtadmin 0

The Republic of Congo’s Interior Minister announced Tuesday longtime incumbent President Denis Sassou Nguesso has won another five year term. Raymond Zephiri Mboulou said in a national address that Sassou Nguesso secured just more than 88 percent of th…