We never really talk about Africa. I mean I never do since I figure what isn't China's belongs to islam in Africa. But every once in a while it's good to check in with the continent of crazy and see how they're doin'.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Fighters linked to the radical Islamic terrorist network Boko Haram attacked a military base in Nigeria's north on Sunday in an assault that left at least 20 people dead, as the network's leader denied any peace talks with Nigeria's government. story
Ah. Well, that's just one country. Let's see what else is in the news.
Head of Chadian army claims troops kill Belmoktar N'DJAMENA, Chad (AP) — Chad's military chief announced late Saturday that his troops deployed in northern Mali had killed Moktar Belmoktar, the terrorist who orchestrated the attack on a natural gas plant in Algeria that left 36 foreigners dead. story
That's O.K. there are plenty of countries in Africa.
Teenage boy killed in Guinea protest violence CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — A witness and the Red Cross in Guinea say that a teenage boy was shot dead during clashes between security forces and opposition marchers in the capital. Idrissa Bah says the 13-year-old was shot twice by security forces early Saturday, and died from his injuries. story
Hmm. I see a trend developing. It can't be all bad can it?
Pakistan crush South Africa Mohammad Hafeez's all-round skills helped Pakistan cruise past South Africa in the second T20. story
D@mn it sucks to be in Africa.