Governments in countries like Morocco and Tunisia need to respond realistically to a complex problem.
There were 171 terrorist attacks and 541 deaths in Africa in 2009. In 2015 that had risen to 4,600 deaths from 738 militant attacks
Dozens of Boko Haram members were killed and wounded while 30 Nigerien and two Nigerian soldiers died and another 67 got injured during the attack
No soldiers died and 46 hostages were freed, including 18 women and 28 children, according to the statement
Could sell Nigeria a dozen A-29 Super Tucano ground attack planes of the type US has supplied to Afghanistan to help it strike Taliban guerrillas
Neglect of the north costs Kenya a pipeline deal, DR Congo's derelict interior keeps Kabila hanging on, and terror groups flourish in the vast Sahel
The number of fatalities and injuries rose 190% in 2015 from the previous year, while the use of human bombs rose 167%
It’s hard to “disappear” 300 young men, but society makes it possible for women to disappear behind burkhas, high walls, and other forms of servitude
Somalia is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists to operate
It was the worst terrorist attack to hit Kenya since Al-Qaeda bombed the US embassy in Nairobi in 1998, killing 213 people
Military says wounded another 40 terrorist and destroyed 27 four-wheel pick-up trucks, suggesting a massive deployment by the militants
He declared in the Hausa language: "For me the end has come"
Nigerian army says 39 killed in battle with Boko Haram; militants' capacity 'significantly destroyed'
Nigeria’s government says it’s making progress in its battle against the insurgents
A different approach of tackling the continent's challenges is needed, and from Ethiopia, there just may be one.
The fight against Islamic militancy is a "battle against barbarity"
Borno, the worst hit state, needs more than $1 billion to repair damage done by the insurgency
Latest attacks highlighted vulnerability of Mali's sprawling, arid north, where UN and Malian troops are struggling in fight against jihadists
'No shortcuts' in Africa's war against terrorism; IS now poses more direct threat than ever to continent
Despite losses in the battlefield, extremists are becoming more "proactive" across the continent
AMISOM mission confirms attack--if death toll holds would be among the worst attacks on the AU force.