Heavy gunshots in Burkina Faso spark fears eight months after successful coup

HEAVY gunfire heard on Friday near the main military camp and residential areas of Burkina Faso’s capital, Ouagadougou, has...

Government, Soldiers Agree To End Mutiny In Ivory Coast

The soldiers, who had blocked roads in major cities in the country since Friday, have now agreed to return to their barracks
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Revolting Soldiers Seal Off Ivory Coast City

The revolt began in Bouake early Friday before spreading quickly, following a pattern similar to a mutiny in January by the same group that paralyzed parts of the West African state and marred its image as a post-war success story.

Journalists Barred From Trial Of 59 Soldiers, As Witnesses Testify

Oluwafemi Olayinka, Abuja Journalists were on Thursday barred from attending the continuation of the trial of 59 soldiers accused of...
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Army Arraigns 59 Soldiers For Alleged Mutiny, Insurbodination

By Oluwafemi Olayinka, Abuja The Nigerian Army authority on Wednesday arraigned another set of 59 soldiers at the general military...

EU Disapproves Death Penalty For 12 Nigerian Soldiers

The European Union, EU, has  criticized the death sentence handed to 12 Nigerian soldiers by the General Court Martial...
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