At least 30 killed, abducted in northeast Nigeria
Jihadists have killed at least 30 people and abducted women and children in a raid in northeast Nigeria's restive Borno state, a regional government spokesman said on Monday. Also, a French appeal court fines Teodorin Obiang, Equatorial Guinea's vice-president, 30 million euros for plundering state coffers to pay for fast cars and mansions in France. And finally, FRANCE 24 heads to the Sudanese city of Atbara ten months after the fall of Omar al-Bashir.
Africa's Sahel seeks new ways to fight terrorism
Heads of state from West Africa and France will be meeting in Pau, France on Monday, to find new strategies against jihadists in the Sahel. But resistance to the presence of French troops in the region is growing.
Relatives of victims 'in shock' after Nigeria ambush
The relatives of the victims of an ambush by suspected jihadists on a humanitarian convoy in northeast Nigeria's Borno state are "in shock". Six people went missing and one driver was killed during the ambush on July 19, according to aid group Action Against Hunger.
EU counter-terror chief on battling the virtual caliphate and what to do with children of jihadists
EU counter-terror chief on battling the virtual caliphate and what to do with children of jihadists.
The secret brigade of Syrian refugees hunting jihadists in Europe
The secret brigade of Syrian refugees hunting jihadists in Europe.
Death toll rises in Burkina Faso restaurant attack
Suspected jihadists killed at least 18 people and wounded several during a raid on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital overnight but security forces shot dead both attackers and freed people trapped inside the building.
Iraq forces in west Mosul aim for key bridge
Iraqi forces battled jihadists in west Mosul Sunday, aiming to build a floating bridge across the Tigris to establish an important supply route linked to the recaptured east bank.
Wedding in Mosul displaced camp defies IS rule
Well-wishers danced in defiance of the Islamic State group on Thursday at the wedding of a bride and groom among families who fled the jihadists' brutal rule in Iraq's Mosul.