South Africa’s Russian Spy Satellite Dealings

South Africa’s intelligence service relied on a spy “with direct access to the Russian government” to find out details of its own government’s involvement in a R1.14-billion joint satellite surveillance…

Mali Parties Sign Peace Deal, Although Not All Settled

Mali has signed a preliminary peace deal to end fighting with northern rebel fighters. But the main Tuareg-led armed coalition, which has demanded autonomy, wants more time for consultations. The…

Ugandan Announces New Cabinet, New Security Minister

Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta announced a new Cabinet on Sunday [March 1], with Mary Karooro Okurut appointed new Minister of Security, replacing Muruli Mukasa. In the new changes, Muruli Mukasa…

Egyptian Defence Minister Heads to Moscow

Egyptian Defence Minister Sedki Sobhi started a trip to Russian capital Moscow on Saturday [February 28], leading a high-level military delegation, a statement from the Egyptian armed forces said. According…

Rwandan Peacekeepers Help Clean CAR City

Rwanda peacekeepers deployed in Central Africa Republic (RWABATT2) conducted Umuganda community work in Bangui city, Miskine locality, 5th Arrondissement on 28th February 2015. They were joined by other MINUSCA Forces,…