Mali, Kidnapping, and Criminals

From Africa in Transition Thu Jan 17 2013, 14:37:23

Mokhtar Belmokhtar's group Al Mulathameen (translated by the New York Times as "The Brigade of the Masked Ones") kidnapped more...

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Burundi:   Top General Assassinated in Burundi (news)
Deutsche Welle
2 August 2015

A Burundian army general who was a close ally of President Pierre Nkurunziza has been killed in the country's capital, Bujumbura. The slaying comes after Nkurunziza won a third term in controversial ... [read more]

Kenya:   President to Name, Shame Corrupt Public Servants (news)
The Star
3 August 2015

President Uhuru Kenyatta has pledged to name and shame corruption suspects in a renewed anti-graft strategy that may spark fresh protest. [read more]

Libya:   Grim Prognosis for War-Torn Libya (analysis)
Africa In Fact
31 July 2015

Oil-rich Libya faces an array of daunting challenges in dealing with the legacies of Muammar Qaddafi's 42 years in power, not least the dysfunctional labour sector he left behind. Add to this the ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!


Today's Featured News
Mozambique Ruling Party Faces Tough Contest

Renamo supporters: Ruling Frelimo faces a stern challenge at Wednesday's polls from...

Surge in Central African Republic Violence

African Union troops in Bangui (file photo): The UN has expressed alarm...

Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana Get Crucial Wins

Asamoah Gyan of Ghana (file photo): The Super Eagles have boosted their...