Category: Africa

Libya’s unity government says rejects Haftar’s truce offer

Libya’s UN-recognised government on Thursday rejected a truce unilaterally called the day before by military strongman Khalifa Haftar, saying it “did not trust” its eastern-based rival. The move follows successes on the ground for forces loyal to the Tripoli-based Government…
Ten jailed after Niger Republic anti-lockdown protests

Ten people have been imprisoned in Niger after they were arrested during several days of violent demonstrations against the restrictions put in place due to the coronavirus. Young people set up barricades on the streets to protest against the overnight…