Bomb Attacks in Somalia Target AMISOM, Four US Personnel Killed

Al-Shabaab claims responsibility after leader was assassinated by Pentagon airstrike Ugandan soldiers serving in the African Union Mission in Somalia patrol in a formation inside a national security compound after an attack by suspected militants in Mogadishu By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° A reported car-bomb rammed into a convoy of troops from the African Union…

American Monuments to Failure in Africa

How Not to Win Hearts and Minds in Africa: Hushed Pentagon Investigation Slaps U.S. Africa Command’s Humanitarian Activities   By Nick Turse [This story was reported in partnership with the Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute. Additional funding was provided through the generosity of Adelaide Gomer.] DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania –Movie night in Mouloud, Djibouti. …

Iraq, Libya, Syria: Three Reasons African Americans Should Oppose US intervention in Africa

By Ajamu Baraka Mass slaughter, rape, torture, pillage, perpetual war, cultural degradation, creating social divisions, psychological manipulation – the essential tools employed by Western powers to establish their 522-year domination over many of the peoples of the world – are still being used with frightening efficiency and effect to maintain that dominance. Just over the…

US Aims to Exploit Natural Resources of Africa

Listen to Full Interview>> The United States aims to exploit the natural resources of Africa through sending counter-terrorism units to the continent, says Abayomi Azikiwe of Pan-African News Wire. The US Special Operations troops are forming some counter terrorism units in four countries in north and west Africa under pretext of fighting al-Qaeda militants there.…