Chinese Task Force Arrives in Djibouti

The guided missile frigate “Linyi” of the 19th escort taskforce of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) steered into the Port of Djibouti of the Republic of Djibouti on…

Should the Somalia Arms Embargo be Lifted?

The last two years have seen significant improvement in the overall security situation in Somalia, despite an increase in suicide attacks and ambushes by Al-Shabaab fighters. Successive operations in Central…

CAR President Decorates Peacekeepers

President Catherine Samba-Panza of the Central African Republic has awarded medals and certificates to Rwanda Defence Forces peacekeepers who helped restore peace to the country since January 2014. The ceremony…

Angola Creates Commission to Investigate Helicopter Crash

An Inquiry commission was created to investigate the fall on Wednesday [January 21] of a helicopter (alluete-3) of the National Air Forces (FAN), during an air show in the air…

Kenyan Defence Minister Reiterates Commitment to Empowering Youth, Women and the Disabled

Defence Cabinet Secretary, Amb Raychelle Omamo has reiterated the Ministry’s commitment towards empowering the Youth, Women and Persons living with Disabilities. Amb. Omamo said that during this Financial Year 2014/2015, the…