Monthly Archives: January 2019

AFRICA RECORDS 614 TERRORISM RELATED DEATHS IN FIRST 15 DAYS OF JANUARY 2019 – ACSRT REPORT

African terrorism bulletin

The African Centre for the Study and Research on Terrorism (ACSRT) in its bi-weekly “Africa Terrorism Bulletin” has recorded a total of 614 terrorism related deaths in Africa between the period of 1-15 January 2019.

AFRICA TERRORISM BULLETIN

bulltin-4

Africa Terrorism Bulletin issue 006
Africa Terrorism Bulletin issue 005 & Summary in French
Africa Terrorism Bulletin issue 004 & Summary in French
Africa Terrorism Bulletin issue 003 & Summary in French
Africa Terrorism Bulletin issue 002 & Summary in French
Africa Terrorism Bulletin issue 001 & Summary in French

Statement of the Chairperson of the Commission on the terrorist attack in Nairobi

Addis Ababa, 15 January 2019: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Moussa Faki Mahamat, condemns in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack that took place today against innocent civilians in Nairobi, Kenya. He expresses his deepest condolences to the families of the victims, and wishes a speedy recovery to the injured.

The Chairperson of the Commission stresses that this cowardly attack, once again, underlines the imperative for renewed and reinvigorated efforts to combat terrorism throughout the continent. He commends the swift response by the security forces of Kenya and expresses the solidarity of the AU with the government and people of Kenya.

The Chairperson of the Commission reiterates the AU’s commitment to continue working with its Member States and partners in the fight against terrorism throughout the continent, as well as to pursue its efforts to stabilize the situation in Somalia and the fight against al-Shabaab, through its Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).