Tag: Islamic State
Militant group Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack in northern Mozambique just south of the site of gas projects worth $60 billion being developed by the likes of Exxon Mobil and Total.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack in the town of Tarkint, which is about 125 km (78 miles) north of the city of Gao. Mali’s army has repeatedly suffered heavy casualties from jihadist fighters active in the area with links to al Qaeda and Islamic State.
A medical aid worker, Hauwa Liman who was kidnapped in March this year has been killed by the Islamic State in West Africa, a faction that split Boko Haram in 2016. Onyekachi Adekoya, Managing Director at PR24 Nigeria join CNBC Africa to discuss the implications of the continued terrorist operations in Nigeria.
Wits holds lecture on Islamic State and Terror: War without End?