Cops, kidnappers killed in Nigeria rescue operation

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – SIX bandits and kidnappers as well as four policemen have been killed after an exchange of gunfire during the rescue of a Muslim leader ...

Furious Nigeria soldiers run riot at airport

from AHMED OBAFEMI in Maiduguri, Nigeria MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – PANIC has gripped the terror-prone northeast Nigeria after some soldiers randomly opened fire in resistance of their redeployment. The...

Africa’s money systems enabled to connect

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – EFFORTS to ensure interoperability between money systems in the continent have received a major boost from a leading commerce payment and plug-in solu...

CAF Champions league enters penultimate phase

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A match pitting the winners of the last two editions of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League will be the highlight of the c...

Herdsmen murdered in Nigeria retaliatory attacks

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – AT least 21 cattle traders have reportedly been killed in central Nigeria in what is alleged to be reprisal killings by villagers. The t...

Hundreds dead in raging regional cholera outbreak

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – A raging cholera outbreak has left at least 255 people dead in the conflict-prone Lake Chad Basin this year. It is the worst outbreak in...

Population of migrants in Libya detention doubles

from AHMED ZAYED in Tripoli, Libya TRIPOLI, (CAJ News) – THE number of migrants detained in Libyan prisons after failed moves to Europe has almost doubled to more than 9 300 over the past year. This ...

Dozens kidnapped in Libya refugee camp raid

from AHMED ZAYED in Tripoli, Libya TRIPOLI, (CAJ News) – A MILITIA group has kidnapped more than 70 people during a reprisal attack at a refugee camp in Libya. Among the 77 kidnapped victims is a 13-...