South Africa: Cape Town plagued by an upsurge in violent crime

#Other countries : The tourist city of Cape Town, located in the south-west of South Africa, is plagued by an upsurge in violent crimes now perpetrated even in the most secure areas, South African expert Eldred de Klerk said on Wednesday . “The latest city crime figures reveal a shift in where violent crime occurs, … Read more

UN condemns ‘heinous murder’ of 15 migrants in Libya

#Other countries : The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (Manul) on Sunday condemned the “heinous murder of at least 15 migrants and asylum seekers” in the Libyan town of Sabratha (west), calling for “translating the perpetrators into justice”. Fifteen bodies of migrants, some of them charred, were discovered on Friday on the coast of … Read more

Mali: the army says it is investigating reports of the murder of 53 civilians

#Mali : The Malian army said on Saturday that it had opened investigations into the assassination or not of 53 civilians in the center of the country, while denouncing the “disinformation” companies of certain media. “Gendarmerie investigations have been opened to confirm or deny reports of an alleged murder of 53 civilians in the village … Read more

Burkina Faso: demonstration in Ouagadougou against a West African visit

#Other countries : Several dozen people demonstrated Tuesday in Ouagadougou against the visit of a West African delegation to assess the situation in Burkina Faso a few days after a second coup in eight months. Waving Russian flags and shouting slogans to the glory of Moscow, the demonstrators showed their hostility to the Economic Community … Read more

Burkina: images of the destruction of the French embassy by demonstrators

#Other countries : In videos published on social networks, we see dozens of demonstrators storming the French Embassy in Ouagadougou, notably destroying the visa center and the front of the institution. The police used tear gas. Tear gas grenades were fired from inside the French embassy in Ouagadougou on Sunday to disperse protesters supporting the … Read more

Gabon: at the National Museum, a virtual exhibition to revisit the Middle Ages of the country

#Gabon : “From shadow to light” is the theme of a virtual exhibition that has been taking place for a few days at the National Museum of Arts, Rites and Traditions in Libreville. It is the result of a reconstruction of vestiges dating from the Gabonese Middle Ages, which corresponds to the age of cut … Read more