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Niger: Nine arrested for embezzling money from NGOs

Nine individuals were apprehended in Agadez for forgery on 11 June. The suspects are accused of embezzling money from NGOs based in the region. In total, 80 million FCFA (USD…

Mali: Police disperse anti-referendum protest

Mali: Police disperse anti-referendum protest

Dozens of protesters have taken to the streets of Bamako to stage a march on 12 June to oppose the referendum on constitutional reforms. The protest was dispersed by the…

Libya/Egypt: Egyptian air strikes target Derna’s al-Jabilah neighborhood

Libya/Egypt: Egyptian air strikes target Derna’s al-Jabilah neighborhood

Egypt has launched air strikes on Derna’s al-Jabilah neighborhood on 26 May in retaliation for the attack on Coptic Christians in Minia on the same day. It is believed that…

Libya: Rival militias skirmish in several Tripoli neighborhoods

Libya: Rival militias skirmish in several Tripoli neighborhoods

Armed clashes between rival militias were reported throughout the Tripoli neighborhoods of bu Salim, Hai Damscus, Al-Hadba, Salah Eddine, Hai Akhwakh, Hai Nasir and Bab Ben Ghashir on 26 May.…

Morocco: Three IS suspects captured

Morocco: Three IS suspects captured

The Central Bureau of Judicial Investigation (BCIJ) has dismantled an Islamic State-tied terror cell active in Nador, Driouch and Martil on 26 May. Three suspects were captured on charges of…

Tunisia: Eight businessmen, two smugglers arrested in corruption crackdown

Tunisia: Eight businessmen, two smugglers arrested in corruption crackdown

Eight businessmen were arrested in a nationwide crackdown on contraband smuggling and corruption in Tunisia. The businessmen are Mongi Ben Rebah, Kamel Ben Ghoulem Fradj, Chafik Jarraya, Yassine Channoufi, Nejib…

Mauritania: Nine dead in clashes between army and drug traffickers

Mauritania: Nine dead in clashes between army and drug traffickers

Near Zouerat, in Northern Mauritania, nine drug traffickers and contraband smugglers were killed in a violent skirmish against the army, according to security sources. At least four troops were also…

Mali: Fuel outage hits Bamako

Mali: Fuel outage hits Bamako

A severe fuel outage has hit Bamako in recent days, as a consequence of the strike held by the national union of motorists and truckers of Mali (Synacor) since 22…

Mauritania: Five political activists arrested

Mauritania: Five political activists arrested

The North Africa Journal |  April 26, 2016: Five members of the movement against constitutional revision proposed by the president have been arrested by the police in the economic capital…

Libya: Five killed in LNA air strike

Libya: Five killed in LNA air strike

The North Africa Journal | April 26, 2017:  At least five people were killed, and seven others were wounded in air strikes targeting the central prison and headquarter of the…

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