Fragility in Chad and counterterrorism strategies in West Africa

The April 20 death of the President of Chad, Idriss Déby, and the subsequent military coup have profoundly destabilized the country and other parts of West Africa. Likewise, over the past year, the security situation has deteriorated significantly in Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, and northern Nigeria. The region is facing many severe challenges from climate…

April 30, 2021

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Help support independent journalism: http://www.HelpRebelNews.comDrea Humphrey examines a very underreported side of the Black Lives Matter organization; some of their leaders beliefs in witchcraft.FULL REPORT from Drea Humphrey: News: Telling the other side of the story. for more great Rebel content. Unlike almost all of our mainstream media competitors, Rebel News doesn’t receive any government funding. We rely on our generous audience to help keep us reporting. Please consider supporting Rebel News by making a donation, purchasing a RebelNews+ subscription, shopping in our online store, or any of the other methods below: Support our independent journalism – Donate in cryptocurrency – a donation through PayPal – News Plus – Become a Premium Content subscriber – Rebel News gear – to our FREE podcast – sure to follow Rebel News on social media too! FACEBOOK – – – original video production by Rebel News.#RebelNews #DreaHumphrey #BLMWitches #Witchcraft #WestAfrica #BlackLivesMatter

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October 2, 2020

ICC 2019 Report: Unprecedented Number of Crew Kidnappings in the Gulf of Guinea

Published on January 14, 2020 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments January 14: Despite overall piracy incidents declining in 2019, there was an alarming increase in crew kidnappings across the Gulf of Guinea, according to the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) annual piracy report. In 2019, IMB’s Piracy Reporting Centre received 162 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships worldwide, in comparison to 201 reported incidents…

January 14, 2020

Four Chinese Nationals Kidnapped Near Libreville Rescued

Published on January 13, 2020 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments January 12: Four Chinese nationals [two captains and two chief officers] abducted by pirates during a late December attack in waters off Owendo port in Libreville, Gabon’s capital were rescued recently in Nigeria, the Chinese Consulate to Lagos confirmed on Sunday. An official from the consulate told Chinese news agency Xinhua that the consulate has been working closely with…

January 13, 2020

Nigerian Navy Frees Three Hostages Taken From AMBIKA Dredger

Published on January 10, 2020 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments January 08, 23:00 LT: The Nigerian Navy reportedly rescued three mariners (two Russians and one Indian) who had been kidnapped from the AMBIKA dredger on January 02. During the operation, an unspecified number of suspected pirates were killed and at least one was arrested. Further operations are underway to rescue other hostages. Source: AFP Tags:  Attack Data, Kidnapped, Nigerian…

January 10, 2020

Ghana Starts Construction of New Naval Base in Ezilinbo to Improve Gulf of Guinea Security

Published on January 9, 2020 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments January 09: Ghana’s president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has officially launched construction of the country’s new naval base with a sod-turning ceremony. Akufo-Addo said the base is part of the country’s efforts to improve maritime security in the Gulf of Guinea and protect the country’s oil and gas sector. Construction of the Forward Operating Base in Ezilinbo in the…

January 9, 2020

Three Crew Kidnapped From Dredger and Four Security Personnel Killed Near Mouth of Ramos River, Nigeria

Published on January 7, 2020 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments January 02, 23:00 UTC: The trailer suction hopper dredger AMBIKA (IMO #7931026) has reportedly been attacked approx. 9nm East of Forcados Terminal in Nigeria and 3nm from the mouth of the Ramos river (approx. position 05°07’8 N 005°20’4 E.) An unreported number of pirates armed with firearms approached and exchanged heavy fire with the embarked security team. At least…

January 7, 2020