In Nigeria civilians are in possession of more arms than security officials, a report from SBM Intelligence said. The report details how the proliferation of small arms in Africa’s largest economy is fueling insecurity in the country. “The number of small arms in circulation in Nigeria, in the hands of civilian non-state actors is estimated…
17 May 2020
Women and children were among at least 20 civilians murdered in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo's Ituri province, local officials told AFP on Sunday.
5 Mar 2020
Two mobile policemen and two civilians were in the early hours of yesterday killed by a hail of bullets from unidentified gunmen at a popular nightclub in the Udu area of Delta State.
8 Feb 2020
At least 11 civilians had been killed in two separate attacks in Niger, which is struggling to contain a wave of jihadist violence, officials said
26 Jan 2020
Niger Police Command said it arrested 16 people who allegedly attacked its patrol team and set their vehicle ablaze.
25 Dec 2019
Burkina Faso was in mourning Wednesday after jihadists killed 35 civilians, almost all of them women, in double attacks in the north in one of the deadliest assaults
3 Mar 2018
The Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon, has condemned the killing of four aid workers in Rann, a border community with Cameroun in Kala Balge Council of Borno State.