October 21, 2021

French police sniper shoots two in error at Hollande speech

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From BBC A French police sniper has accidentally shot and injured two people during a speech by President Hollande. Mr Hollande was inaugurating a new stretch of railway in the town of Villognon in western France when the shots were heard. A waiter and a worker attending the event were slightly wounded, one in the […]

Africa leaders declare ‘war’ on Nigeria Boko Haram

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From BBC Presidents Goodluck Jonathan and Francois Hollande warned of Boko Haram’s links to other terror organisations African leaders meeting in Paris have agreed to wage “war” on Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamic militants. President Hollande of France, who hosted the summit, said regional powers had pledged to share intelligence and co-ordinate action against the group. […]