U.S., UK Strengthen AMISOM Intel-Gathering Capabilities

[Shabelle] African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops are making strides in improving their intelligence-gathering capabilities in the fight against violent extremist organizations like al-Shabaab following a recent month-long intelligence, surve…

[Shabelle] African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops are making strides in improving their intelligence-gathering capabilities in the fight against violent extremist organizations like al-Shabaab following a recent month-long intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) course taught by both U.S. and British military personnel.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

BBC’s Pidgin Service Targets Africa’s Teeming Youth, Women

[Premium Times] As President Muhammadu Buhari’s aircraft taxied along the runway of the Abuja International Airport on Saturday, a presenter at one of Nigeria’s popular Pidgin radio stations announced to his listeners:

[Premium Times] As President Muhammadu Buhari's aircraft taxied along the runway of the Abuja International Airport on Saturday, a presenter at one of Nigeria's popular Pidgin radio stations announced to his listeners:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eritrea Festival 2017 Commences

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrea Festival 2017 was officially opened by President Isaias Afwerki yesterday, 18 August under the theme, “Our Heritage: Manifestation of Our Identity”.

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrea Festival 2017 was officially opened by President Isaias Afwerki yesterday, 18 August under the theme, "Our Heritage: Manifestation of Our Identity".

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea