Arms & Armies

Zimbabwe: Villagers Living in Fear of Landmines

[The Herald] Villagers in Buhera South are living in fear as landmines and other explosives buried by freedom fighters at different former bases during the liberation war, are being picked up by innocent children herding cattle, more than 40 years after independence.Read More

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Nigeria: Commemorating the Armed Forces Remembrance Day

[This Day] Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that the annual Armed Forces Remembrance Day, a day which is set aside to celebrate fallen heroes who died in the line of duty, also presents an opportunity to review the welfare of officers and men of the Armed ForcesRead More

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Mozambique: Renamo Military Junta Resumes Ambushes

[AIM] Maputo — Despite the ceasefire announced by its leader, Mariano Nhongo, just before Christmas, the dissident “Renamo Military Junta”, attacked a convoy of vehicles in the central Mozambican province of Sofala on Saturday morning.Read More

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