Jethro Ibileke/Benin President Jacob Zuma of South Africa Members of the African Bar Association (AFBA), have threatened to file criminal complaints against the government of the Republic of South Africa at the United Nations Security Council if she failed to take decisive steps to curb the wave of xenophobic attacks
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is set to make emergency aid flights into Yemen’s capital, Sanaa. The ICRC has been given permission to land planes carrying staff and medical supplies in Yemen, which it said was facing a humanitarian emergency.
Tunisia’s President, Beji Caid Essebsi, has vowed to fight terrorism “without mercy”, following a gun attack on the Bardo Museum in the capital Tunis that killed 19 people. Seventeen tourists were killed in the attack, including visitors from Japan, Italy, Colombia, Australia, France, Poland and Spain, officials said.
At least 17 ISIS militants and nine civilians were killed in a coalition air strike in Iraq after 220 Christians were abducted by members of the so-called Islamic State, according to The Independent. Since February 21 when the military alliance between Syrian Kurds and the US was strengthened, about 132 Isis
They underlined the need to bring perpetrators, organisers, financiers and sponsors of acts of terrorism to justice. The post UN Security Council condemns continued attacks by Boko Haram appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
ECOWAS will apply to the African Union next week for a mandate to set up a new multinational force against Boko Haram. The post Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, others to create new force to fight Boko Haram appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.