The Malian migrant route is infested with Tuareg militants and radical islamist terrorists.
Incessant conflict, amongst other factors, is responsible for these high migration figures from Nigeria, Mali and Guinea.
Nigeria and 30 other countries in Africa are said to be seriously in need of external food assistance. They are among some 41 countries with conflicts acting as the primary cause of high levels of food insecurity and adverse weather conditions.
BAMAKO (Reuters) – Gunmen killed at least 134 Fulani herders in central Mali on Saturday, a local mayor said, the deadliest such attack of recent times in a region reeling from worsening […]
By Reuters A Mali-based al Qaeda affiliate has claimed responsibility for an attack on an army base that killed 23 Malian soldiers last week, its media arm said in a statement on […]