al Qaeda

 
Who’s who on the US blacklist
Who’s who on the US blacklist
The Gupta brothers and their business associate Salim Essa are the most recent additions to the 1 300-page United States blacklist, which...
Secularism is not the answer to fundamentalist violence
Secularism is not the answer to fundamentalist violence
Religious fundamentalist violence is becoming increasingly pervasive and enduring in many parts of the world. In the past few years alone, we have...
Trump vetoes bill to end US support for Saudi-led Yemen war
Trump vetoes bill to end US support for Saudi-led Yemen war
President Donald Trump on Tuesday vetoed a resolution from Congress directing him to end US support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, the second such...
Mali's security crisis: A cycle of exploitation and corruption
Mali's security crisis: A cycle of exploitation and corruption
The latest massacre of Fulani villagers in central Mali has highlighted the dramatic collapse of a once peaceful state. Despite a strong...
Mali sacks senior army officers, dissolves militia after massacre
Mali sacks senior army officers, dissolves militia after massacre
Mali's government on Sunday announced the sacking of senior military officers and the dissolution of a militia, a day after the massacre of more...
Silence surrounds SA doc in Syria
Silence surrounds SA doc in Syria
It has been several weeks since Fatima Ganchi has heard from her son, Firoze. She usually receives a call from him at least once a month. But there...
Kenya suffers Somali blowback
Kenya suffers Somali blowback
Nairobi —That the attack on the DusitD2 hotel and office complex in Nairobi, in which 21 people died, including five of the...
French start-up offers 'dark web' compass, but not for everyone
French start-up offers 'dark web' compass, but not for everyone
For years criminal websites shrouded in secrecy have thrived beyond the reach of traditional search engines, but a group of French engineers has...
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
“If you don’t see a bunker, just lay down and wait for the explosion.”
Niger’s leaders have betrayed its founding principles
Niger’s leaders have betrayed its founding principles
Fifty-eight years ago today, Niger, my country, achieved independence from France. It was a momentous occasion for my country and for a region that...
The soldiers who won’t fight
The soldiers who won’t fight
In a church in San, a town in central Mali, the priest is delivering his sermon. It’s the summer of 2017, and it is stiflingly hot.
Somali women sidestep taboos to play football
Somali women sidestep taboos to play football
Shortly after sunrise, a group of young women arrives at a football pitch in Mogadishu, where they shrug off their hijabs — some changing...

Client Media Releases

First two MTN CakeCrush Competition winners announced
Fun things to do in Cape Town
Sebata establishes Skills Development Centre
Fempreneurs shine during EWP gala event